Decorah boys cross country team finally gets a race in at the Luther All-American

Posted: Mon, Sep 10, 2018 2:27 PM
Warming up for their race are teammates (L-R:) Spencer Peterson, Joseph Seo, Brady Hogan, Brayden Krivachek, Noah Lovelace, and Gus Hayes (all photos by's Clara Knudson)

The Decorah boys cross country team was happy to finally get a meet in on Saturday at Luther's All-American Invitational. The Vikings finished in 8th place out of 23 teams with 168 runners.

Head coach Brad Johansen had this to say about Saturday's meet, "Good to finally be racing. Team has potential to do really good things as time goes on.  Look forward to racing again on Thursday."

Senior Gus Hayes was the first Viking to cross the finish line in 12th place with a finish time of 17:32.4. Sophomore Brady Hogan was 19th with his time of 17:44.2. Senior Brayden Krivachek was 53rd with his time of 18:23.0.  Junior Joseph Seo finished in 69th in 18:33.0. Sophomore Noah Lovelace finished 85th, crossing the finish line in 18:58.1.

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Gus Hayes finishes strong
Brady Hogan leads a pack of runners
L-R: Noah Lovelace and Spencer Peterson
Brayden Krivachek was the 3rd Decorah runner to cross the finish line