Nate Souther

Souther 50th at state cross country meet

Staff Writer
Ken Francis


Big Lake junior Nate Souther finished 50th at the state Class AA cross country meet at St. Olaf last Saturday in a time of 16:29.8.
It was Souther’s second trip to the state meet. Last year he finished 40th in 16:15.4.
Wayzata won the team title, edging Edina by 13 points.
Obsa Ali of Richfield won the individual championship in a time of 15:15.2. There were 178 runners in the race.


HISTORIC FIND. SCSU graduate student Jeff Williams is shown with copies of the Red Wing Republican Eagle newspaper that detail a week's worth of the fighting on Iwo Jima in 1945. Williams said he found the historic treasure at a rummage sale and paid $20 for the five newspapers. (Photos by David Hannula.)

Top left Jayden Mclearen, top right Cade Sixberry, bottom Vince Dailey. (Submitted photo.)

Back row: Coach Ryan Prom, Josh Gunther, Erik Larsen - 5th place, Jake Wesley, Shane Roberts - 3rd place, Brady O'Connor, Jordan Hickman - 4th place, Nick Merten, Front Row : Connor Gess - 2nd place, Jayden Mclearen - champion, Dylan Krebs - 2nd place, Vince Dailey - champion, Cade Sixberry - champion. Not pictured : Assistant Coach Loren Holthaus. (Submitted photo.)

BIG  LAKE HORNET Cassie Knick took third place in the all-around in the Mississippi 8 Conference meet versus Buffalo.