Cross Country team has its first meet of the season

The 2018-2019 SCW Cross Country team consists of team members pictured above, front row, left to right: Aiden Lieber (seventh grade), Bella Fry (eighth grade), Hannah Terkildsen (eighth grade), Gabe Freidel (eighth grade) and Jeff Boschee (seventh grade); back row: Braxton Gentles (freshman), Chiara Heiss (senior foreign exchange student), Austin Schmit (senior), Spens Schlicht (senior) and Trinity Boschee (freshman).

On Saturday, Aug. 25, the SCW cross country team traveled to Mitchell for its first meet of the 2018-2019 season. It was a beautiful morning for a run, and the Blackhawks finished well for their first competition this year.

In the JV boys 3K run, Gabe Freidel finished 25th. In the varsity girls 4K run, Hannah Terkildsen finished 23rd, and Trinity Boschee came in at 46th. 

For the varsity boys 4K race, Spens Schlicht came in at fourth place, just one minute and three seconds behind first place. Austin Schmit finished in 20th, Jeff Boschee finished 24th, and Braxton Gentles came in at 27th place.  

The Cross Country team will run its next meet on Sept. 6 in Wessington Springs for the 281 Conference meet.

…See the schedule for cross country in this week’s issue of the Sanborn Weekly Journal.

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