East v. West cross country running

Racers in the boys race head away from the starting line. East raced West in cross country running at Russian Jack Springs Park on Tuesday, August 19, 2014.
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West's Landon Way and East's Aden Haywood try to beat each other to the finish line. East raced West in cross country running at Russian Jack Springs Park on Tuesday, August 19, 2014.
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East's Acadia Graham climbs a hill. East raced West in cross country running at Russian Jack Springs Park on Tuesday, August 19, 2014.
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West's Maggie York climbs a hill on the course. East raced West in cross country running at Russian Jack Springs Park on Tuesday, August 19, 2014.
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West's Luke Jager kicks into the finish line. East raced West in cross country running at Russian Jack Springs Park on Tuesday, August 19, 2014.
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West's Cinnamon Monterrosa crosses the finish line. East raced West in cross country running at Russian Jack Springs Park on Tuesday, August 19, 2014.
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East's Margeaux Bailey heads into the finish line. East raced West in cross country running at Russian Jack Springs Park on Tuesday, August 19, 2014.
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East raced West in cross country running at Russian Jack Springs Park on Tuesday, August 19, 2014.
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Tuesday’s Birdcage Battle was a dual meet between the West Eagles and East Thunderbirds.