State Cross Country
Monday, October 29, 2012
Photos by Roy Tucker
Plymouth County finishers in Iowa's 2012 State Cross Country Championships in Fort Dodge.
Le Mars Community Schools sophomore Kenzie Theisen battles neck-and-neck with MOC-Floyd Valley runner Bethany Dykstra for position in the 3A Girls State Cross Country Championship in Fort Dodge Saturday. Theisen ran her personal best time to earn fifth place in the state race.
Powered by determination and a strong season of training, Woodbury Central-Kingsley Pierson senior Maddie Bain charges toward the finish line of the 2A Girls Cross Country State Championships Saturday in Fort Dodge. Bain placed 18th in the race, finishing in her best-ever time.
Senior Garrett Wall, of Akron-Westfield, pushes to a 35th place finish at the Boys 1A State Cross Country Championship on Saturday in Fort Dodge. Wall finished in a time of 17:23.
Senior Drew Schiltz, of Hinton, topped his final high school cross country season off with a 42nd place finish at the Boys 1A State Cross Country Championship in Fort Dodge Saturday. He ran the race in 17:32.