Girls’ Cross Country Wins Ogallala Invitational


Junior Kenzie Hurlbert rounds a corner during the Holdrege Time Trials.

Lacy Biltoft, Staff Member

   The Holdrege cross country girls raced to the finish line at the Ogallala Invitational on September 20.

  “ I loved the course and was really glad we got to run there once before districts and the girls got their first win as a team,” said Sydney Reed.

    After a strong run in Ogallala, the team ended up winning the meet. Kenzie Hurlbert finished second with a time of 20:02. Shortly following was Sydney Reed taking fourth place with a time of 20:22. Next was Lacy Biltoft with a ninth place finish with a time of 21:01. Close behind her was Jirsie Klein ending the race with taking seventeenth place with a time of 21:53, and Kelsey Belgum with a time of 25:22.

    “I thought this meet went really well, I’m excited to see what we can do at the Kearney Meet,” said Jirsie Klein.