The Lady Pirates Cross Country team started the 2018 season with a victory Thursday night edging the Batesville Bulldogs by 2 pts. Sophomore Brenner Hanna was the overall winner running 20:29. Liz Pavy, Emily Mangels, and Olivia Colson placed 4th, 5th, and 6th, respectively. Pavy and Mangels pushed each other from start to finish running 22:33 and 22:34. Colson opened the season with a time of 23:55.
Sophie Nobbe took 11th place in her first high school race running 25:01 while Emma Wilmer was 14th in 25:49. Freshman Kayla Haycock came in 18th overall in 27:08. Charlotte Anderson was the next finisher for Greensburg. She crossed the finish line in 28:33 for 21st place. Sophie Taylor ran 30:55 for 26th place and Sarah Santiago finished 31st in 32:02.