Maple Grove sends 1 to state girls’ cross country
Seventh grader Tia Johnson will represent Maple Grove at this Saturday’s state cross country meet at St. Olaf College in Northfield.
Johnson ran 10th at last week’s Section 5 meet at Anoka to earn her first state qualification.
The Crimson finished fifth as a team in section. Totino-Grace and Mounds View took first and second.
Maple Grove runners in the section meet are: 10- Tia Johnson, 15:26.3; 21- Paige Cassibo, 15:43.1; 24- Olivia Rosenow, 15:54.6; 29- Kendall Johnson, 16:04.2; 33- Taylor Rosacker, 16:06.3; 35- Onna Peschong, 16:11.3; and 38- Lauren Schiedler, 16:14.7.