Girls Varsity Cross Country
Game Summaries & Headlines.
- Game Date
- Nov 6, 2020
The Lady Spartans culminated their incredible season with a trip to the State Finals on Friday, where they qualified for team academic all-state, and Emma Janesak qualified individually! What a great experience for this hard working and talented team to walk the tunnels of Michigan International Speedway and compete against the best teams in the state. Mady Oudbier led the way for Sparta, followed by Kennedi Wood and Emma Janesak. All three of our top finishers are underclassmen, which shows that Sparta is building a program that plans to repeat as state finalists. Seniors Samantha Huizen and Paige Wilson rounded out the scoring 5, with Seniors Maddie Bennett and Rylie Bjorkman completing the Varsity 7. All Spartan runners were competing in the Cross Country State Finals for the first time in their career. Kendyl Bjorkman and Michelle Baltruczak accomplanied the team as Reserve runners.
The rest of the Spartan State Finals team, Maeleena Graham, Trinity Skowronek, Skylar Bradford, Lily Hardenburgh and Audrey Huizen will return next season for what promises to be another powerhouse year for Sparta. Congrats again to these amazing girls for their outstanding season with a whopping 10 all-conference athletes, and an academic all-state varsity team!