Wrangell takes third and fifth in cross country regionals
October 3, 2019
The Wrangell Cross Country team traveled to Ketchikan last Saturday, Sept. 28, for the Region V Championships. The regional tournament saw a total of 17 teams participate. Wrangell ran in the Division III races, and made some strong showings.
In the women's 5,000 meter run, Wrangell took third place, behind Haines in first and Petersburg in second. Of the seven Wrangell runners who participated, four achieved personal best times.
First place for Wrangell, sixth overall, was Liana Carney at 21:28.22. Second place for Wrangell, 10th overall, was Jade Balansag at 22:02.89. Third place for Wra...