The WO Girls XC team finished runner-up at the MHSAA Regional meet and qualified for the MHSAA State Finals next Saturday. Caledonia won the meet, finishing one point ahead of WO.
Abby Olson led the field, finishing first overall and running a season-best time of 18:37. This is the first time since 2004 that a WO runner has claimed the individual title. Following behind Abby were Kaia Denhoff and Mady VanWieren who finished in 11th and 12th respectively. Seniors Iris Swarthout and Katie Frauenheim finished next in 18th and 19th. Both Taylor Schott and Emily Laird ran season-best times and finished in 21st and 22nd.