The Eagles Cross Country team returned home from the District Championships in Jefferson City with a second place finish in the Girls Class 5 division, sending them to the state competition. The second place finish represents the eighth time the team has qualified for state in the past 11 years and the first time as a member of this class. The girls team enter the championship with a 12th place box assignment.
On the Boys team, Senior Collin Clemens placed 6th overall at Districts, earning an automatic bid to compete at the State Championships in Columbia this weekend.
The Cross Country Championships will be held November 5th—7th at Gans Creek Country Course in Columbia. Due to COVID-19 restrictions in Boone County, attendance is limited to two spectators per runner in each race.