Alta-Aurelia makes state cross country meet for third year in a row

Alta-Aurelia qualified for the state cross country

meet for the third year in a row by placing third

in a regional meet last Thursday at Hawarden.

Team members pictured from left to right are:

Front row:

John Tuttle and Colten Larson.

Second row:

Sean Berg, Trenton Delp, Josh Baxter,

Matthew Swanson and Ross Friedrich.

Alta-Aurelia will be making a 3-peat in cross country.

The Warriors advanced to the state meet for the third year in a row as they finished third in a Class 1A regional meet last Thursday at Hawarden.

Trinity Christian (54), Maple Valley/Anthon-Oto (89) and Alta-Aurelia (94) finished first, second and third to advance to the state meet, which will be this Saturday in Fort Dodge.

Sioux Central placed seventh with 205 points.

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