The Cardinal cross country program opened the 2022 season Friday hosting the annual Boone Central Invitational at the Albion Country Club.
The large meet had a combination of the usual outstanding competition and scorching early-season temperatures.
Boone Central teams finished fifth in both the girls and boys competition. Riverside was 10th in the boys team standings. Columbus was the boys team champion, led by individual champ Noah Campbell (17:30.50). Wayne ran away with the girls division by a whopping 35-point winning margin, with Hannah Swanson (20:55.10) of Nebraska Christian taking the gold medal.
Kassidy Beister led Boone Central efforts, earning a 16th place medal (24:05.10).
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