Heading into the season expectations had been raised for Three Forks’ cross country program. The boys placed third at state a year ago while the girls finished just outside of the podium.
Three Forks’ boys wrapped up the regular season Saturday by winning the Rusty Raisland Memorial Cross Country Meet in Townsend.
In what served as a competitive preview of the state meet later this month, local harriers posted encouraging times Thursday in Helena.
Jadyn VanDyken only has a handful of cross country meets under her belt. But that didn’t prevent the junior from shattering a school record Saturday at Headwaters Golf Course.
Belgrade’s cross country team had a strong performance Friday at the Great Falls Cross Country Invitational.