A look at the Evening Sun's all-area girls' cross country team for 2012:
 
FIRST TEAM
   --- Kaitlyn Beckham, sr., Fairfield: Beckham was the top Hanover area finisher in the PIAA Class A Championship, finishing 36th with a time of 21:06. She was the Bulldog Invitational Class A champion. She finished second in the District 3 Class A Championship, eight seconds behind Delone Catholic's Kate Mowrey at 21:02. She is a two-time All-Area first-team selection.
   --- Sarah Bischoff, sr., Delone Catholic: Bischoff ran one of the best races of her season in the District 3 Class A Championship. She finished fourth with a time of 21:39, leading Delone to the team title. She also finished fourth in the Diocesan Invitational, 11th in the PIAA Foundation Invitational Class A race, and 10th in the YAIAA Championship.
   --- Rachel Crane, jr., Bermudian Springs: Crane finished 14th in the Class AA race at the Bulldog Invitational. She came in 21st in the YAIAA Championship with at time of 20:55. At the District 3 Class AA race, she finished with a time of 21:07, good enough for 22nd place.
   --- Emily Lawrence, soph., New Oxford: Lawrence won at Codorus State Park over Mowrey in 20:39. The two clocked in the same time, but Lawrence won the dash to the finish line. She also won a quad meet at Dallastown with a time of 20:38.


Advertisement

Her time of 20:27 was good enough for a 12th-place finish in the YAIAA Championships.
   --- Kate Mowrey, fr., Delone Catholic: The freshman sensation did it all for the Squirettes, leading them to their first team trip to states and sending Delone coach Scotty Watt off to retirement in grand fashion. She was the Diocesan Invitational champion, finishing in 20:25 in her first high school race. She finished fifth in the YAIAA Championship in 19:57. She claimed the District 3 Class A championship with a time of 20:54 and finished 52nd in the PIAA Class A Championship.
 
SECOND TEAM
   --- Zoie Cleary, sr., Hanover
   --- Lynne Mooradian, fr., South Western
   --- Rebecca Miller, sr., Spring Grove
   --- Andrea Resciniti, jr., Delone Catholic
   --- Baylee Robey, fr., Biglerville