Allie Wiggins makes All-State in cross country

by | Nov 1, 2021 | Cape Fear Christian Academy

Allie Wiggins crosses the finish line for All-State honors.

Eighth-grader Allie Wiggins made the North Carolina Independent School Athletic Association 1-A All-State cross country team for the second straight year with her performance in the state meet at Olsen Park in Wilmington on Friday.

Wiggins completed the 5-kilometer course in 23 minutes, 25.1 seconds as the Eagle girls were fourth among eight teams.

Also scoring for the CFCA girls were Courtney Butts (25:15.9) and Trinity Olive (25:45.2).

Seventh-grader Brandon Surles was fastest among the Eagle boys in 20:59.4 for 21st in the field. Senior Trey Tripp (23:27.8) and Gabe Motschenbacker (24:24.2) also scored for CFCA.

“The kids did great,” said Eagles coach Mandy Wiggions.

The CFCA cross country team is shown at the state meet at Olsen Park in Wilmington. From left are Coach Mandy Wiggins, Gabe Motschenbacher, Brandon Surles, Trey Tripp, Courtney Butts, Ivan Liang, Headmaster Kevin Cloud, Addie Stephens, Cara Morris, Allie Wiggins and Trinity Olive.

Allie Wiggins (left) after receiving her All-State medal.

Seventh-grader Brandon Surles was fastest among the CFCA boys.

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