Girls’ Cross Country: Panthers Finish 6th at Fairfield Invite

Fairfield — The Mount Pleasant girls’ cross country team finished 6th out of twelve teams yesterday at the Fairfield Invitational.

Abby Blint led the way for Mount Pleasant with a second place finish, running 21:04.

Alexis Wagner, who just raced her second varsity race, went 22:27 good for 14th place overall. That time would have been good for 4th place in the Southeast Conference.

Belle Meador finished third on the team and improved her time from last Saturday’s Pella Invite by twenty seconds.

The Panthers will be off for the weekend before traveling to Fort Madison next week.

Haidyn Barker of Clear Creek Amana was the meet medalist, surging the Clippers to a team championship.

Danville-New London finished ninth.