The Knights cross country team competed one last time, Thursday, Oct. 26, in Blue Earth for the Section 2A Tournament.

The Knights cross country team competed one last time, Thursday, Oct. 26, in Blue Earth for the Section 2A Tournament.

It was a cold and windy day, with temperatures dropping low. The girls team ended their season placing 13 of 20 Section 2A teams. Brianna Polesky led the girls team finishing in 20th place, of 138 runners, with a time of 20:52.74. Abby Hagen was five places behind her at 21:12.97 and Clarissa Simonsen finished with 24:00.86.

The boys team placed 19th of 22 teams and were led by Isaac Nelson, who was 45th of 149 runners, with a time of 18:08.83.

Polesky was just seven positions short of a spot at the state tournament. “Our five seniors will be missed next year,” said Coach Scott DeMaris. “They have all been with us for many years