Winner Area cross country team won first place at the McCook Central/Montrose Invitational on Aug. 30.
The Lady Warriors took first place out of 34 teams.
Coach Jayd Schuyler says this is the first time Winner has won this meet. “The girls did very well,” he said. “It is pretty impressive to see that we are running this well this early in the season,” he added.
Sidda Schuyler led the Winner runners as she took third place. Also placing for the varsity were Chloe Bartels, 15th; Jaclyn Laprath, 16th; Sam Schuyler, 28th; Aryn Meiners, 39th and Meagan Blare, 53rd.
Leading the Winner varsity boys race was Kade Watson who placed 19th. He was followed by Izak Moleterno, 34th; Dawson Phillips, 79th; Andrew Laprath, 82nd.