Headed to state

Palmyra’s Aly Noland (left) and Lauren Reid qualified for the state cross country meet in Columbia this Saturday.

Two members of the PHS girls cross country team advanced to state following their performances Saturday at the district meet in Bowling Green.

Aly Noland and Lauren Reid moved on as individuals and will compete in the Class 2 state meet at Gans Creek in Columbia this Saturday.  

Noland finished in ninth place  in 21:53.59 and Reid finished 10th in 21:53.61.  

“Aly happened to get her foot across the line right before Lauren did,” said Coach Nicholas Koetters. 

See more in this week's Palmyra Spectator.