Wednesday, October 24, 2007

Wagner and Zerwas are State Bound

Two athletes from local schools have qualified for the WIAA state cross country meet at Ridges Golf Course at Wisconsin Rapids on Saturday.

Kayla Wagner of B-W and Steven Zerwas of St. Croix Central each placed second in their respective races at the Osceola sectional meet on Friday, October 19.

Wagner will be leaving with a send off from B-W High School at 8:00 a.m. on Friday. Zerwas will be leaving for the competition early on Saturday morning.

Wagner's time of 15:26.82 in the sectional race was second behind Breanna Tinney's first place time of 15:11.71 over the 4,000 meter course.

Zerwas ran a time of 17:35.03 over the 5,000 meter boys course behind only Brandon Little of Ashland with a time of 17:02.42.

Both Wagner and Zerwas will run in Division 2 competition at Wisconsin Rapids. The Division 2 girls race will start at 11:40 a.m. The Division 2 boys race will begin at 1:40 p.m.