Alexis Carpenter, Rachael Perriello and Kristian Samaniego received most valuable player awards at the recent Granbury High cross country banquet. Samaniego qualified for regionals individually for the GHS boys, while Carpenter and Perriello led the girls to a team berth at regionals. Receiving the Fighting Heart Award were Adrianna Booth, Alex Hammond, Sebastian Sanchez and Jeff Shanahan. Most improved for the varsity were Cindy Castaneda and Joe Norton. For the junior varsity, winners were Douglas Davilla, Brandon Martin and Cheyenne Rust. Top newcomers recognized were Sarah Perriello and Andrew Reid. Four-year runners recognized were Joe Norton, John Norton, Judith Orellana, Ally Reid and Samaniego.