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Area athletes gain top honors at State Cross Country

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Fort Dodge, Iowa --  A lot of Eastern Iowa cross country runners made the area proud with several becoming state champs Saturday in Fort Dodge.

On the team side the Mount Vernon-Lisbon girls brought home the 3A state title, while Paige Sears 3rd place finish paced the Union knights to the 2A title.

On the boys side a 4th place finish by Brett Losen would lift South Winn to the 1A title.

Individual, Sara Stoakes of North Tama paced the girls 1A field, grabbing her first career state title.  It was a feat matched by Morgan Casey of Northeast Goose Lake who grabbed the 2A title in her third state cross country appearance.

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