Warriors notch best-ever 9th at state cross country

Cheered on by many Warriors followers, Alta-Aurelia sought a top 10 finish at the class 1A state meet held at Fort Dodge Oct. 29.

The Warriors achieved just that, with a team score of 210 points for ninth place. St. Edmond Fort Dodge finished just ahead of them with 204 points for eighth place.

“Alicia Turnquist led the Warriors at their third consecutive cross country run at Fort Dodge. She finished 47th out of 143 runners, with a time 20th in the displacement team scoring,” said A-A head coach Wendell Larson. Turnquist’s time was 21:21.

See the full story and pictures from the state cross country meet in the Nov. 1 edition of the Aurelia Star or subscribe online for instant access.