Cross Country Runners Qualify for State
Posted 10/29/2018 12:01PM
Boys Cross Country Girls Cross Country

Whitfield’s boys and girls cross country teams competed in the Class 2, District 2 Cross Country District meet on Saturday, October 27, 2018. Dalia Al-Sagr ‘22 qualified for the state meet with her 9th place finish (21:46). The boys team placed 2nd (64 points) and qualified for state for the eighth consecutive year. The Warriors will compete in the MSHSAA Cross Country Championships on Saturday, November 3, Oak Hills Golf Course in Jefferson City, MO.

Boys Team Highlights

  • Qualified for state as a team for the 8th consecutive year
  • Three runners finished in the top 15
  • Matt Schueddig ‘20 placed 13th (18:33)
  • Danny Sallis ‘21 placed 10th (1811/career PR)
  • Zachary Gore ‘21 placed 5th (17:14/career PR)
  • Jacob Hutchison ’22 placed 19th (19:19/career PR)
  • Caleb Hutchison ‘22 placed 27th (19:39/career PR)
  • Donny Diemer ‘20 placed 28th (19:40)
  • Drew Smith ‘19 placed 49th (21:18)

Girls Team Highlights

  • Dalia Al-Sagr ‘22 placed 9th (21:46)
  • Girls team finished 5th (114 points)
  • Frances Surmon ‘21 placed 24th (24:39)
  • Rebecca Zlepper ’20 placed 28th (24:57)
  • Madison Smith ’21 placed 30th (25:08/career PR)
  • Ellie Lefton ’20 placed 42nd (27:34)


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