Grace Newland and Cooper Schroer show off their hardware after medaling Thursday at Council Grove.

Chase County Leader-News

The Chase County cross country team had an “amazing” meet Thursday at Council Grove, said Coach Amy Budke.

Cooper Schroer medaled 14th and set a seasonal record. Carson Schroer ran a personal best and shaved 28 seconds from his previous record. Mayson Jones ran a 14:54 two-mile which is 1:28 faster than his previous best.

Grace Newland medaled 18th and set a seasonal best, as did Sierra Johnson and Nora Budke. Lexi Monihen set a personal record by running 17 seconds faster than her best last year. Kinslea Glanville also set a personal record by running 27 seconds faster than her previous best.

Also, mark your calendars: Chase County will host a KSHSAA 2A regional at the Tallgrass Prairie Preserve on Oct. 23.

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