Area Sees State Qualifiers


Turkey Valley's Rosalie Busta (l) has received the baton during the third handoff of the 4x800. Photos by John Jensen

South Winneshiek (69) grabbed fourth for the women at the state qualifying meet Friday.

Turkey Valley (38) took ninth, according to information provided by Kevin Kearney, South Winneshiek coach, by email Sunday.

“Our girls turned in an outstanding performance at the State Qualifying meet,” said Kearney.  “We had 5 events that we felt would be able to qualify with a good performance - Ellie in the 100 and 200 and the 4x200, 4x400, and 4x800.

The full article appears in the Calmar Courier.