The Boone Central girls dominated the C-3 District Cross Country Meet in Hastings on Thursday, capturing four of the top 10 places to earn a team championship and a trip to state.
The top-3 teams qualify for the state meet.
Senior Ashlynn Baker led the way with a 3rd place finish in 19:44.57, followed by Christina Soto-Stopak in 4th (19:56.53); Taylor Starman in 5th (20:18.66); and Katie Goodwater in 10th (21:28.15). Rounding out the girls team were Hannah Schmitz (22:24.40) and Sheldon Beierman (24:30.07).
Boone Central junior Thomas Hosford was the lone state qualifier for the boys team, placing 13th in 17:51.30.
The NSAA State Cross Country Championships will be held at the Kearney Country Club on Friday, October 23. The approximate starting times are listed below:
Girls Class C—12:00 Noon
Boys Class C—1:00 pm