A little pre-race smack talk from a rival was all the motivation Josh Price needed Thursday night.
It was enough to push Price to his first win of his career.
A Central Hardin senior, Price won the 69-runner Lincoln Trail Heartland Conference Meet, finishing in 16 minutes, 58.50 seconds at the Brandenburg Telecom headquarters.
“It’s been coming. I’m peaking right at the end of the year,” Price said.