Senior Elsa Klein punched her ticket to the WIAA state meet with her 7th place finish (4th individual qualifier) in a school record time of 19:27.3 at the Milwaukee King sectional held at Lincoln Golf Course. This is the first cross country qualifier for the Lady Raiders since Lindsey Govan in 2014. The team placed 8th with 183 points. The blustery conditions were challenging and during the meet there was a mix of rain, sun, snow, and clouds. Senior Abby Wood (30th in 20:40), Junior Olivia Bowser (45th in 21:37), Junior Molly McCaffery (46th in 21:38 SR), Junior Skye Sell (55th in 22:22) rounded out the scoring, Junior Mara Zydek (58th in 22:51), and Junior Matilde Cordeiro (59th in 22:58 ) also competed on the sectional team.
At the state meet Elsa placed 78th with a time of 20:11. Congrats to Elsa and all the other runners on a great end to the season.