East Ridge cross country: Raptors girls earn second in state, long-awaited trip to podium
The Raptors finished right where they wanted to.
In its fourth straight appearance at the Class AA state cross country meet - held Saturday, Nov. 2, at St. Olaf College in Northfield - the East Ridge girls team earned second place, celebrating on the podium and bringing a trophy back home to Woodbury.
“That is what we wanted,” East Ridge senior Bailey Ness said. “We’ve been shooting for that for four years now. I’m really excited for my team. It’s a really good feeling.”