Decorah JV girls cross country team places third at the Luther All-American

Posted: Mon, Sep 11, 2017 12:51 PM
Coach Cristy Nimrod congratulates Taryn Sanderman (#479) and Leila Johnson (#446) (all photos from's Clara Knudson)

The Decorah Viking JV girls cross country team finished in third place with 121 points at the Luther All-American on Saturday.

Freshman Taryn Sanderman was the first Viking across the finish line in 15th place, with a time of 22.26. Junior Gracia Taylor finished in 23rd place, clocking in at 22.53. Freshman Leila Johnson took 27th place with a time of 23.01.

Next up for the girls cross country team is a trip to Cedar Falls on Thursday.

Gracia Taylor with Payton Taylor and Rachel Bower
Cassidy Carolan
Fiona Buresh
Annette Leschensky