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Area Harriers Compete at Okoboji Invitational

By Joseph Schany - | Sep 9, 2020

STRONG FINISH - Emmetsburg senior Izzy Householder earned a 19th place finish at the Okoboji Invitational on Thursday, completing the 5k in 22:43 for the varsity team.

by Joseph Schany

Area cross country runners from Emmetsburg, Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayrshire (GTRA), and West Bend-Mallard (WBM) competed in the Okoboji Invitational on Thursday at the Woodlyn Hills Golf Course in Milford.

The E-Hawk varsity girls would place seventh overall at the event, finishing with 192 points and an average time of 24:22. Izzy Householder would lead the Emmetsburg girls, earning a medal with a 19th place finish, followed very closely by Isabel Doyle in 20th place.

The E-Hawk varsity boys took home a ninth place overall finish with 228 points, averaging a time of 20:42. Isaac Janssen would lead the team, finishing in 30th place.

The Wolverine varsity girls took home 11th place on the day with 274 points. Julia Fehr would lead the girls, earning a medal and a 13th place finish.

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