New sport – JHS has Cross Country Team2017

The Jena Giant Athletics has a new sport on campus this year – the JHS Cross Country Team.

Twenty JHS students are active members of the team and are currently training for two upcoming track meets in Pineville on September 20 and October 14 and state competition on November 15 in Natchitoches. Cross country running is both an individual and a team sport which involves running a race on open-air courses over natural terrain such as dirt or grass, a natural terrain version of long-distance track and road running.

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