Viking girls cross country team finishes third out of 12 teams at Epworth

Posted: Sat, Oct 3, 2020 4:06 PM

Decorah sophomore Rebecca Anderson won the varsity girls run at the Western Dubuque Cross Country Invitational in Epworth on Thursday.

Anderson crossed the line in 18:56.8, beating a host of runners from Dubuque Wahlert and Western Dubuque.

The rest of the Viking girls team finished mostly in 20-something places, resulting in a total of 97 points and a third place finish.  Senior Leila Johnson came across the finish line in 19th place, with a time of 21:36.0.  Senior Samanth See finished 22nd, with a time of 21:45.8.  Sophomore Madison Tollefson earned 25th place, finishing in 21:55.5.  Two juniors--Kryia Atwell and Abby Halverson--finished 30th and 31st, respectively, with times of 22:00.5 and 22:01.8.  Decorah sophomore Annalise Skrade finished 35th with a time of 22:27.1 and freshman Brynn Storhoff finished 42nd with a time of 22:52.5.