Possibilities abound for North Butler trio

North Butler’s Eric Brehmer (1063) and Colby Wilkerson (1064) both run the Lakeside course at Kennedy Park during the Class 1A boys’ state meet on Saturday, Oct. 27. Brehmer with 98th and Wilkerson was 99th in their first state meet. (Kristi Nixon photo)

FORT DODGE — Three North Butler juniors all got the first taste of the state cross country meet on Saturday, Oct. 27 at Lakeside Municipal Golf Course in Fort Dodge.

All three had an eye-opening experience and know more what it takes to get to the next step should they return for their senior seasons.

The lone girl, Mady Klingenborg, finished 57th overall after a first full season in which she had medaled in all of her previous meets this year.

“It was really good,” Klingenborg said of her experience. “It was really fun..."

The full story appears in the Nov. 1 print edition of the Butler County Tribune-Journal.