The Auburn High girls cross country team won the Class 7A state championship on Saturday in Oakville — and the Auburn High boys team finished second.  Winning 2 trophies at 2020 State Championship marks the first time that these two programs brought home State trophies on the same day.

The girls team won the state championship for the 4th year in a row with a low score of 59 points.  Hoover High school finished second with 113 points. Followed by Hewitt Trussville High School with 122 points.

Auburn High’s Sangie Lincoln-Velez won individual gold on the girls side, finishing in 18:29.97. Teammate Abby Merner finished in third behind her in 18:36.45.

Girls:

1-State Champion Sangie Lincoln-Velez 11 18:29.97
3-All State Abby Merner 7 18:36.45
12- All State Olivia Tole 10 19:55.92
22 Stella Stewart 9 20:35.63
24 EV McGowan 9 20:40.91
29 Lessye Gray 11 20:50.96
32 Elizabeth Nist 12 20:55.42
35 Myla Ragan 9 21:00.01
78 Mary Elizabeth Hadley 11 21:59.53
105 Sally Owen 12 22:38.72

On the boys side, Stewart Brown finished second for Auburn High, in 15:23.43. Maxwell Hardin finished fourth in 15:50.67. Huntsville won the boys’ state championship, just besting Auburn High.

Boys:

2- All-State Stewart Brown 12 15:23.43
4- All State Maxwell Hardin 10 15:50.67
14- All-State Mark Foster 12 16:11.28
25 Thomas Parnell 10 16:36.51
33 Nathan Stewart 12 16:45.19
56 Jeffrey Blair 12 17:20.70
57 Alex Lincoln Velez 9 17:21.14
65 Sam Sexton 9 17:30.17
79 Layton Spates 12 17:41.57
85 Aubrey Lake 12 17:50.33