The Hudson girls cross country team placed second with 86 points at the 13-team Mentor Cardinal Classic Aug. 31.
Gates Mills Gilmour Academy easily won the competition with 37 points and Medina placed third with 90 points.
Chardon's Samantha Stansbury finished first out of 114 runners with a time of 19 minutes, 30.38 seconds.
Four Lady Explorers placed in the top 19. Seven Hudson runners finished in the top 29.
Arielle Dalea led the way with a 12th-place time of 20:40.04. Sarah Wolanske (20:47.4), Madison VanDyke (20:57.31) and Kate McGregor (21:02.28) placed 16th, 18th and 19th, respectively.
Rounding out the top seven for the Lady Explorers were Gabby Palazzo (21st, 21:06.4), Ellie Stiles (22nd, 21:12.41) and Evie Thorne (29th, 21:26.16).
For more, see the Sept. 4 edition of the Hudson Hub-Times.