Eagles Cross Country

OCS recently wrapped up its 2021 season with a 3rd-place finish at state by the boys team, led by senior Jay Parker, who finished in the top 10.

Junior Riley Hall placed 10th overall.

The team also hosted earlier this year its inaugural Cross Country Invitational at Lazarre Park in West Monroe. The boys team placed 2nd, three points behind Loyola College Prep, with senior Parker placing 2nd overall and Garrett Simmons in the top 10 with a 10th-place finish. 

The boys finished the regular season with four top-three finishes, including a win at the West Monroe Invitational. Parker ended the regular season with three top-five finishes and three other top-20 finishes. Simmons and senior Aiden McCrary had two top-20 finishes.

Roster for the boys team includes Jacob Chambliss, Jacob Smith, Patrick Brocato, Garrett Simmons, Aiden McCrary, Jay Parker and Grant Hurley.

The girls team includes Riley Hall, Caroline Pankey and Bethany Harrell.