14 They went up to the town, and as they were entering it, there was Samuel, coming toward them on his way up to the high place.

Read 1 Samuel 9:14 Using Other Translations

And they went up into the city: and when they were come into the city, behold, Samuel came out against them, for to go up to the high place.
So they went up to the city. As they were entering the city, they saw Samuel coming out toward them on his way up to the high place.
So they entered the town, and as they passed through the gates, Samuel was coming out toward them to go up to the place of worship.