SCTCCCA Preseason Rankings: Meet the No. 11 Teams

Name: Ashley Bailey (girls)
Interim Coach: Tori Davies 
School: Byrnes 
Years coaching: Ashley Bailey - 8 years and Tori Davies: 1st year 
Goals/ expectations this year: Top seven team in the state
Up and coming runners on the team (only team ranked): Claire Verrett and Sarah Heller
Top meets going to this year: Wendy's Invitational
Team leaders: Ava Wood, Sage Bowen, Reagan Burnette, Claire Verrett, Sarah Heller
Team vision: Train as a pack, race as a pack
Coach motto: Lead well and success will follow
Coach personal records: Helped lead the Byrnes team to qualify for state four times since 2010, coached a two-time state champion athlete, coached two top 10 teams at the 5A state meet, coached the girls team to finish as runners up at the region 2-5A in 2016 and 2017
School 5K xc record with year: Emma Jennings-18:31
Number of returners from 2017 season: Five returners 
Number of new runners for 2018 season: Four
Season Expectations: Top two in region 5A, top seven in state, top two in county