WATERFORD — Wheeler High split a girls cross country meet with New London and St. Bernard on Tuesday at Stenger Farms Park.
Wheeler defeated New London, 15-50 (the Whalers did not have enough runners for a team score). Wheeler lost to St. Bernard, 15-50.
Brittney Riggins was Wheeler’s top runner, placing sixth (28:06). The other scorers were Kristiana Ram (eighth, 30:20); Miranda Pabst (10th, 31:50); and Bridget Riggins (13th, 32:16).
Wheeler (1-1, 1-0) next travels to Bacon Academy on Tuesday. Ledyard will also be running in the 4:30 p.m. meet.
— Keith Kimberlin