Alexa Fredericksen is state cross-country bound

Alta-Aurelia junior Alexa Fredericksen’s cross-country season will continue at the Class 1A state meet as she finished ninth at West Sioux’s state qualifying meet Oct. 18 in Hawarden.

Fredericksen finished with a time of 22:00.20 for ninth place. The top 15 individuals qualify for state, which is Oct. 27 near Fort Dodge.

“To finish in the top 50 would be a goal for Fredericksen at state. She woud like to get 21:15; she has been close at 21:32,” said her coach, Wendell Larson.

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