VIDEO: SPASH girls cross country advances to state
Portage County Gazette
Sophomore Roisin Willis, junior Sara Hopper and senior Maddie Hyland from the SPASH girls cross country team, after they won the WIAA Division 1 Sectional at Standing Rocks Country Park Saturday, Oct. 26, to earn a trip to the State Meet.
Willis won the Individual Title in 18:39.0, as the 16th-ranked Panthers finished with 55 points to win the Sectional Title, while 12th-ranked Appleton North had 61 points to take second and also advance to state over Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln (74), Marshfield (113) and Wausau West (150).
Hyland placed fifth and Hopper was 11th for SPASH, followed by freshman Brittany Beadles (17th), sophomore Autumn Itzen (21st), sophomore Emelia Johnson (25th) and sophomore Anna Meilahn (56th).
The Panthers will run in the WIAA Division 1 State Meet at The Ridges Golf Course in Wisconsin Rapids at 12:40 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2.