Mena’s Cross Country Team competed in the Lake Hamilton Invitational held at Oaklawn Racetrack on Saturday, October 19. All divisions included students from all Class A schools up to Class 7A. Senior Vanessa Parnell placed 29th in her race that had more than 235 high school girls. Freshman Clint Buck placed 138th in the high school boys division that had almost 300 runners. William Scott, a freshman, and Nathanial Rhodes, a junior, also competed in the boys senior division. The team is coached by Jason Parnell.