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Cross-Country Sectional Runs Slated Oct. 19-20
It is make or break time for area runners as they head to the starting lines for the WIAA sectional races October 19-20.
TIMESland teams will compete in a pair of Division 3 races on Friday, October 19. Goodman-Pembine heads to Edgar while Gillett, Lena-STAA and Oconto travel to Iola-Scandinavia.
The Division 2 sectional race will be held in Waupaca on Saturday, October 20 with boys running at 11am and girls 11:45.
Teams competing in D-2 are Clintonville, Colby/Abbotsford, Fox Valley Lutheran, Freedom, Lakeland, Little Chute, Marinette, Medford Area, Mosinee, Northland Pines, Oconto Falls, Peshtigo, Seymour, Tomahawk, Waupaca and Wittenberg-Birnamwood.
The WIAA state meet is set for Saturday, October 27 at the Ridges Golf Course in Wisconsin Rapids.
State race times for the 5000 meter run are 11am D-3, 11:40am D-2 and 12:20pm D-1.
The girls 4000 meter run starts at 1pm for D-3, 1:40pm D-2 and 2:20pm D-1.
State individual and team awards will be presented at Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln High School at 3:45pm.