The Cottey Comets cross country team entered the Nov. 14 national cross country meet in Fort Dodge, Iowa, ranked 26th nationally. The Comets had a strong showing, placing 21st among 42 full teams and 53 schools in total, represented by 303 runners. Pictured at the national meet in Fort Dodge, Iowa, from left to right: Comets cross country coach Austin Bunn, Darlina Rose, Tori Kehler, Sarah Kurpjuweit, Chase Burns, and Lexi Gradwohl.
Kehler finished in 49th place, good for All-American status. "The season was a huge success for our second year program," Bunn said.
(Photo courtesy of Cottey College)