Alexandra Devine – Mustangs Ahead
(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The LRHS girls cross country team placed third at the state championships on Saturday, Nov. 13.
This is the second year in a row the team has placed in the top three.
Senior Grace Marston led the Mustangs by finishing as the 12th fastest individual in the state.
Head coach Kristin Wikstrom said, “The girls showed how much heart they truly have, and I’m really excited that they ran as a team and achieved this goal.”
During the last mile the team was able to push and move from fifth to third place.
Marston said, “We had some big goals as a team and ended up placing third which was pretty exciting. I had a great time with the girls, and I am really going to miss them a lot.”