Girls’ Cross Country Captures District Championship


Senior Sydney Reed looks to the finish line during the Central 10 Conference Meet.

Lacy Biltoft, Staff Member

The Holdrege cross country girls traveled all the way to Ogallala to run their District meet on October 11.

    “The girls won and I am very pleased with how everyone performed for the team,” said Sydney Reed.

    The team ended up winning the meet with Sydney Reed finishing third with a time of 19:52. Next to cross the finish line was Kenzie Hurlbert finishing  sixth with a time of 20:07. Shortly after was Jirsie Klein with a ninth place finish with a time of 20:58. Close behind her was Lacy Biltoft ending the race ending sixteenth place with a time of 21:32, and next was Kelsey Belgum with a time of 24:47. Cassidy Newth finished with a time of 25:08.

    “I thought it was a really good meet, not just individually, but team wise. I think a lot of goals were met, excited to see what state brings,” says Jirsie Klein.

    The state meet will take place  at the Kearney Country Club on October 19.