Photo courtesy Tracy Sturgis
Last weekend’s top 10 female XC finishers pose for a photo. Paonia’s Taylor Polson (top left) finished fifth. Hotchkiss placed three runners in the top 10 to win the team title. Seniors Natalie Anderson and Jennifer Celis (last two girls on right in top row) placed second and fourth respectively. Hotchkiss sophomore Mae Anderson (front row, second from right) finished eighth.The Hotchkiss girls' cross country team claimed its second consecutive state 2A title Saturday, placing three runners in the top 10 to score 13 points for the win.
The race marked the end of an incredible cross country run for seniors Natalie Anderson and Jennifer Celis.