Images courtesy of Cynthia AustinLITTLE ROCK — The Bryant Hornets cross nation teams competed for the first time this fall on the Little Rock Cross Nation Elementary held at Battle Memorial Park on Saturday.Though they’d been only some runners fast, the Hornets accomplished fifth out of 20 teams. The Bryant Junior Extreme squad accomplished fifth as appropriately.“It was nice to line up and compete,” acknowledged Hornets coach Steve Oury. “We had been with out just a few runners who might need helped us, nonetheless it was a pleasing effort. “Bresner Austin, who placed second here last year, dealt with cramps early in the race and was never able to recover,” he talked about. “Typically that merely happens to all runners, so i’m sure he’ll seemingly be once more to his common self subsequent day journey.“Our top two finishers, Mason Lewis and Brady Bingaman, are both sophomores,” the coach talked about. “I’ve been very pleased with how hard they have been working.”Lewis accomplished 26th with a time of 18:16.99 whereas Bingaman was 34th in 18:36.08. Drew MacIntire and Jaxon Holt accomplished 46th and 47th, respectively. MacIntire’s time was 18:52.51 whereas Holt’s was 18:53.48. Chris Herrera was 49th in 18:55.72 and Ammon Henderson was 54th with a time of 19:16.09. Austin accomplished out Bryant’s prime seven runners, ending 57th in 19:18.19.Christian Hernandez, Notan Turner and Aaron Devine moreover competed for Bryant.Lake Hamilton obtained workers honors with three all via the prime 10, ending with 45 elements. Rogers Heritage was second at 79 adopted by Cabot (102), Jonesboro (168) and Bryant (181).The Junior Hornets had been paced by Payton Brack, who accomplished second full in a time of 11:48.73, solely a fraction behind categorical specific explicit particular person medalist Max Henry of Conway (11:47.48).Dylan Middleton was 31st and Angel Vargas 32nd for Bryant. Middleton’s time was 13:34.84 and Vargas’ was 13:35.24. Quinn Johnson accomplished 37th in 13:43.43. Jack Landrum was 40th with a time of 13:48.53. Daven Parker (57th, 14:22) and William Anderson (63rd, 14:26.86), an eighth grader for Bryant White), achieved Bryant’s prime seven.Jeremy Criswell, Grady Morris, Spencer Ruff, Jesus Garcia, Wyatt Nelson, Caleb Herrera, Brandon Avila, Grayson King, Darren Chicas, Chase Knollmeyer, Benjamin Brazil, Noah McCaleb, Daniel Reyes, Barrett Walsh, Matthew Wiebelhaus-Brahm, Zachary Kennedy, Evan Watts, Kadan Freeman, Braxton Nivens, Gabriel Rhodes and Chase Morgan moreover achieved for Bryant.“I think we will be fine later in the season,” talked about Oury. “It’s just going to take some hard work to accomplish what I think we are capable of.” Bryant is scheduled to run on the Russellville Cyclone Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 26.Rob Patrick has been involved in radio and newspaper due to the early 1980’s. After serving in fairly a number of capacities in a handful of media retailers, Rob started BryantDaily.com in 2008.