Beaver Dam senior Cade Ferron said it took him two months to decide to accept an offer to join the Marquette University men’s cross country and track and field teams next year, committing to the Golden Eagles last week.
WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Senior Cade Ferron and sophomore Gavin Czarnecki are two runners Beaver Dam coach Hans Gochenaur has known since they were in elementary school would be great runners long before their cross country high school careers started.
WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Dodgeland sophomore Evan Finger and Cambria-Friesland/Randolph’s Lucas Miller are from two different schools, but they had some similarities heading into Saturday’s WIAA Division 3 State Cross Country Championship at Ridges Golf Course.
WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Entering Saturday’s WIAA Division 3 State Cross Country championship race, Dodgeland senior Jamie Huber had never made the podium in her previous three attempts.
WISCONSIN RAPIDS – In 2017, Waupun’s Rhyer Smit finished the WIAA Division 2 state cross country championship race at 18 minutes, 7.57 seconds.
WISCONSIN RAPIDS – The Wisconsin Dells girls cross country team was unable to repeat last year’s runner-up finish at the WIAA State Cross Country Meet, as the Lady Chiefs finished in ninth place out of 16 teams in the Division 2 field at the 2018 meet held at Ridges Golf Course on Saturday.
WISCONSIN RAPIDS – When Poynette cross country coach Kevin Frehner gave Katelyn Chadwick a goal to shoot for heading into her second straight appearance at the WIAA State Cross Country Meet, he told her 25th place would be a great way to finish her sophomore season. Turns out, Chadwick decid…
WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Two years ago, Portage’s Tyler Jones finished his sophomore season with the disappointment of falling just short of qualifying for the WIAA State Cross Country Meet. Since that moment, Jones dedicated himself to make sure he wouldn’t have to feel that disappointment again.
Waupun sophomore Rhyer Smit will run at the WIAA state cross country meet in Wisconsin Rapids on Saturday for the second straight year. Here's a closer look at the Warriors runner:
JUNEAU — It should surprise no one that the Dodgeland prep girls cross country team is one of the best in the state, after the Trojans brought back six of the seven runners who helped them win the WIAA Division 3 state championship last season.
Randolph/Cambria-Friesland senior Lucas Miller will run at the WIAA state cross country meet in Wisconsin Rapids today in only his second year out for the sport after previously playing football. Here’s a closer look at the R/CF runner:
JUNEAU — Dodgeland cross country runnner Evan Finger was upset with himself last year, when a 28th-place finish at a WIAA Division 3 sectional meet left the freshman well back of a state qualifying berth.
When Portage senior Tyler Jones opened the season with a first-place finish at the Westfield Invite on Aug. 23, it was the first time he got to taste victory in a varsity race during his high school cross country career.
COLBY — For a second straight year, Mauston junior Journey Malacina is headed to the state meet. And this time, she’s not going alone.
You never know what kind of weather Wisconsin will bring in the fall, and for the hundreds of athletes who competed in a cross country meet on Oct. 20, it felt more like the middle of winter.
New Lisbon’s Owen Jones qualified for the 2017 state meet as a freshman. This year, he and teammate Holden Rydmark will have to settle for top-20 finishes at their sectional meet.