Trevor Albert (JR/Eldon, IA) collects Heart of America First-Team All-Conference honors after finishing 10th at the conference meet held at Central Methodist in Fayette, Missouri.
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Albert ran a time of 26:46.64 which helped him finish 10th overall individually and lead his team to a fifth-place finish out of 12 teams. Head Coach Jerry Monner was very impressed with Albert’s performance at the meet and throughout the season, “He has been a great leader all season. The milage he put in this summer and discipline he had with his training and preparation throughout the season really paid off for him.”
The women’s cross-country team traveled down to Central Methodist University and the Fayette Golf Course to compete in the Heart of America Athletic Conference Championships on Saturday.
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Michaela Barretta (SR/Indianola, IA) led the Vikings in the conference championship, finishing 31st overall with a time of 21:33.3. A pair of Vikings finished back to back with Chloe Greig (FR/Bettendorf, IA) and Megan Smoldt (FR/Ankeny, IA) crossing the finish line in 44th and 45th place. Allie Flaws (SR/Webster City, IA) crossed the finish line in 60th place overall with a time of 22:55.4. Rounding out the top 5 finishers for the Vikings is Paige Thompson (FR/Sigourney, IA) in 68th place.