Cross Country Runners Advance to State Meet

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Frisco ISD will send 26 runners to compete in the Cross Country State Championships this Saturday, November 4 in Round Rock.

The girls’ teams from Wakeland and Liberty high schools qualified after placing second and fourth, respectively, at the regional meet on October 23. Additionally, the boys’ team from Wakeland also advanced after a second place regional finish.

Students from Heritage, Independence and Reedy high schools qualified for the state meet as individuals.

The 5A girls’ race begins at 8:30 a.m. and the boys’ race begins at 9:10 a.m. Saturday. The meet will be broadcast live on the NFHS Network.

Congratulations and good luck to the following state-bound student athletes:

Heritage High School

Josiah Asmerom
Alyssa Duhart

Independence High School

Niles Obar
Grace Plain

Liberty High School

Girls’ Team

Kallin Brown
Carrie Fish
Kelsey Holden
Amelia Jauregui
Gabriela Leyva-Montiel
Kira Robinson
Kaylen Ruiz

Reedy High School

Colleen Stegmann

Wakeland High School

Boys’ Team

Nick Hendrix
Sam Reynolds
Ryan Chester
Trent Sakakini
Tommy Sevin
Bryan Bayles
Carter Coleman

Girls’ Team

Makenzie Davis
Emily Dress
Kaitlyn King
Rachel Loetzer
Megan Rodgers
Isabella West
Carter Yake

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