ROTHERHAM finished just outside the medals in the junior women’s race at the English Cross Country Relays Championships at Mansfield.
Steph Burns, their fastest runner, finished 11th on the opening stage before Natasha Hatswell moved them to fifth.
Robyn Lanceley moved up another place before the finish.
Hallamshire were fifth in the under-13 girls race, Imani Wilson setting the standard with 7:31 on the opening stage where she finished fourth.
Rotherham were 10th in the women’s race, Natali Grant, Jade Allen and Samantha Johnson all running consistently, only seven seconds separating them.