WAMEGO On Saturday, the top runners from around the state in class 1, 2 and 4A convened at the Wamego Country Club golf course to compete in the State Cross Country Championship meet.
Racing conditions were ideal with fair temperatures and minimal wind. Area athletes hailed from Iola, Humboldt and Yates Center.
Headlining the day and racing in the final high school meEet of his career was Yates Center senior Hadley Splechter. Last year, Splechter celebrated both his individual meet championship along with Yates Centers first team cross country championship in school history.