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Area Cross Country Runners Qualify for State Meet

Posted: Friday, October 22nd, 2010 at 6:28 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS Sports-Derek Cardwell

The Knoxville boys, Pella boys and girls, Pella Christian boys along with several area runners have qualified for the State Cross Country Meet in Fort Dodge. In class 3A, the Knoxville boys placed 2nd and Pella boys placed 3rd good enough to qualify both teams to the state meet. Also in Class 3A Knoxville’s Alissa VanKlootwyk has qualified for her 2nd consecutive state meet as an individual. In class 2A, the Pella Christian boys placed 3rd to qualify, while Pella Chrisitan’s Sarah Brandsen placed 8th to qualify for the state meet. On the boys side PCM’s Jake Potter was District Champion in the class 2A race. The State Meet is next Saturday in Fort Dodge.