Congratulations to senior Faysal Mahmoud, junior Dillon Wong and sophomore Nate Blichfeldt at the Section 3AA Cross Country meet in Apple Valley on Tuesday, Oct. 23. Mahmoud won the 5,000-meter boys' race, qualifying for state. Both Wong and Blichfeldt also earned a spot at state.
On the girls' side, Burnsville's Kelly Koch, a ninth-grader at Metcalf Junior High, took 11th place at the Section 3AA meet, making her a state qualifier as well.
The state meet is Saturday, Nov. 1 at St. Olaf in Northfield.
Great job to both the Boys and Girls Cross Country teams on a great season, and good luck to those who are moving on to state!