Cross Country starts off season strong


Fairbury will be holding a home invite on Thursday, September 6th.

On Thursday August 30th, the Jeffs Cross Country team traveled to Superior and competed against 14 other teams. The girls team placed 4th overall and the boys placed 6th.

Josephine Blatny ’20 placed 3rd, Mikwena Lierman ’21 placed 12th, and Isaac Robertson ’19 placed 14th. For the Junior High team Cora Tatro ’23 finished in 12th place and Seth Engelman ’23 placed 10th earning them both ribbons.

“I am happy how many of the runners finished their race. At the previous meet, several runners got beat right at the finish. That didn’t happen as much at Superior, so I am happy with that.” says head coach Kristi Peterson.