Superior's Holmes Takes 18th at WIAA State Meet

By KBJR News 1

October 29, 2011 Updated Oct 29, 2011 at 9:06 PM CDT

Wisconsin Rapids, WI (Northland's NewsCenter) --- Superior Spartans junior Leah Holmes took home 18th place on Saturday afternoon in the WIAA Division 1 state cross country meet.

She finished the race in 14:56, about one minute off the pace of the leader. Holmes had previously won the Swain Invitational and Lake Superior Conference meet this year.

Ashland's Josh Smith finished in sixth place in the Division 2 boy's race, with teammate Bryce Miller finishing eighth and Northwestern's Ryan Lind finishing 19th.

The Tigers also finished in 10th place in the team event at the state meet on Saturday.

In the Division 2 girl's race, Northwestern's Jordan Johnson finished in 19th place.

Posted by Zach Schneider