Three Boone County runners qualified for the state cross country meet by finishing in the top 15 of their district races Thursday.
Boone Central senior Christina Soto-Stopak was the C-2 district champion with a time of 19:25, and her teammate, sophomore Katie Goodwater, followed with a 6th place finish in 20:23.
In the D-4 district at Ainsworth, senior Amber Berger of Riverside earned a qualifying spot with an 11th place finish in 22:37.6
All three girls will run in the Nebraska State Cross Country Championships in Kearney on Friday. Berger will run at noon, and Soto-Stopak and Goodwater will start at 2 p.m. Click here for state information.