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Frisbie 9th at state cross country; Powell 25th

Anne Frisbie at the WIAA Cross Country Sectional in Menomonie Oct. 20.

River Falls' sophomore Anne Frisbie placed 9th with a time of 14 minute, 38.6 seconds in the 4,000 meter Division 1 girls' race at the WIAA State Cross Country Championships Saturday, Oct. 27, in Wisconsin Rapids.

Wildcat junior Trent Powell finished 25th in the 5,000 meter boys' race. A total of 190 runners competed in each race.

Hudson senior Ryan Kromer won the Division 1 boys' individual state title with a time of 15:27.17, over ten second faster than second place McKena Roma of Sheboygan South. McKaela Christenson of Baraboo won the girls' individual championship in 14:12.65.

Hudson junior Sadie Kroll took 32nd in 15:19.3 to lead the Raiders to an 11th place team finish in the 20-team girls' competition.

Arrowhead took the girls' team title while Madison West was the boys' team champion.

See the Oct. 31 print edition for the complete story.

Bob Burrows
Bob Burrows has been sports editor at the River Falls Journal since 1996 and at the Hudson Star-Observer since 2009. Prior to joining the Journal, Burrows served as sports editor with Ledger Publications in Balsam Lake, Wis. A native of Bayonne, N.J. and a U.S. Navy veteran, Burrows attended Marquette University before completing his studies at UW-River Falls in 1992.
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