Numbers to be an issue for Storm Lake teams

Tornadoes have 20 athletes total

Numbers were not an issue last season with the Storm Lake cross country teams.

This year, depth will be a different story.

Storm Lake coach Justin Mellmann likes to have about 30 athletes for both the boys and girls teams, but this year he will have about 20.

The Tornadoes return two runners from a varsity team that finished third in the Lakes Conference and seventh at the state qualifier meet.

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