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.

Seventh grader Tia Johnson competes at the section meet. Johnson took 10th to earn a spot in this week's state meet. (Photo by Nick Clark)

Seventh grader Tia Johnson competes at the section meet. Johnson took 10th to earn a spot in this week’s state meet. (Photo by Nick Clark)

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.

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