Will The Underdog Win MHSAA Class 1A XC Boys 5K

Brayden Burroughs at 2020 Tupelo Invitational 1A-3A Boys 


Brayden Burroughs, Tremont High came out of nowhere to take over the season lead in the MHSAA Class 1A boys. The senior has had a good season so far setting a personal record three-times including the race at Booneville. The time at Booneville dropped his previous personal record of 18:28 at Blue Mountain by over a minute.

Causey Simmons at Pontotoc Invitational


He has to face a tough pair of brothers at State this Saturday. Causey Simmons and Bounds Simmons, Tupelo Christian are seniors with a lot of race experience and times that are not far behind Brayden. Causey beat Brayden head to head at TCPS this season.

Brayden Burroughs ranks 47th overall in Mississippi this season.