Falcons News · Ridgeway overcomes injury to lead Falcons

By Dustin Pollard Sports Writer

FLORENCE — Mary Claire Ridgeway is one the most determined 8th-graders around.

Florence’s top runner helped guide the Falcons to a school-best second-place finish at this year’s AHSAA Girls Cross Country 6A State Championship event in Oakville, the highest finish in school history.

Individually, Ridgeway mirrored the team finish, placing second in 19:21 in the 5K event.

For her performance, Ridgeway is the TimesDaily Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year. She, along with all … Read Full Article