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TCHS’s Corley Competes Against Best in the Nation

By Staff | Nov 29, 2017

Spencer Corley recently competed in the Footlocker 5000.

Tyler Consolidated freshman Spencer Corley competed in the footlocker 5000 meter race held in Charlotte, NC on Saturday, November 25. Competing against some of the best competition in the South Region which included Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia, U.S. Virgin Islands and U.S. Citizens of overseas Military Operations.

Corley showed the Silver Knights spirit by finishing 36 out of 181 participants. For his efforts he was awarded third team all-south honors. The footlocker race is divided into four regions throughout the country with the top ten boys and girls from each region advancing to the next level. Spencer, clearly showed he is one of the up and coming cross country stars as he was one of the few underclassmen to finish in the top 50.