In the WMAC season opener, the Tuscola Mountaineers Girls XC Team captured first in the AC Reynolds 2-miler, with a total time of 1:13.05 and 29 points.
That led to a defeat for Reynolds and North Henderson Monday in Asheville.
The boys team placed second behind Reynolds with a total time of 1:03.11 and 45 points.
Trailblazers and sophomore captains Eva Baker (13:34) and Luke Parrish (11:26) captured second and third place respectively.
Out of 19 runners in each division, Tuscola had an additional four finish in the top 10: Emily Ferguson (14:15, 4th), senior captain Alesea Caldwell (14:39, 5th) Faith Dougherty (14:45, 7th) 7th and one from the boys team, John Schreiber (12:05., 5th).
The XC teams will travel to Ashville for its next tri-meet with North Buncombe and Asheville on Nov. 24.