Boys Varsity Cross Country, Girls Varsity Cross Country · Cross Country: Young and Caven qualify for State; Teams finish 3rd (VIDEO)

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The Boys and Girls Cross Country teams were in Anoka on Thursday for the Section 5AA individual and team championships.

Juniors CJ Young and Charles Caven ran amazing races and qualified for State! Young finished 6th with a time of 16:03 followed by Caven at 16:04.

The boys team earned a 3rd place finish, narrowly missing out on 2nd to STMA. Also scoring for the Crimson were junior Juma Nyabwari (16:44), senior Xander Ostaffe (16:48) and junior Patrick McLean (17:19).

The girls team, lead by 16th place finisher freshman Norah Trost and 18th place junior Christina Bolcer, also earned 3rd place in Section 5AA. Trost completed the race with a time of 19:32, just ahead of Bolcer at 19:37.

Also scoring for the Crimson were sophomore Avery Erickson (21:21), freshman Lindsey Young (20:06) and freshman Amelia Voss (21:13).

[For full Section 5AA results click here]