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Wildcat junior Ali Casey leads an Eastview (Minn.) runner through the South Fork of the Kinnickinnic River during the River Falls Extreme Cross Country Invite Thursday afternoon on the UW-River Falls campus. Casey finished second to teammate Annie Frisbie in the girls’ race. (River Falls Journal photo by Bob Burrows)

Junior Annie Frisbie won the girls’ race and senior Trent Powell took first in the boys’ race as the Wildcats swept the top two spots at the annual River Falls Extreme Cross Country Invite Thursday on the campus of UW-River Falls.

Fourteen girls’ teams and 13 boys’ teams took part in the meet, which included a run through the South Fork of the Kinnickinnic River.

Powell led the Wildcat boys to a second place team finish while Frisbie and the Wildcat girls finished third in the team standings.

Rochester Mayo won the boys’ team title while Franklin took first in the girls’ competition.

See the Sept. 5 print edition of the River Falls Journal for complete results.

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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