Blaine eighth-grader Sarah Olson likes to think about a running quote on the course or a motivating song to keep her legs moving throughout a cross country race.
As we mark start of the final push toward the end of the cross country season, the Blaine Invitational offered runners a chance to test themselves against a very strong field.
Andover placed three boys skiers among the top six spots to help secure the Section 5 title in the 10-kilometer pursuit race at Theodore Wirth Park Feb. 5.
Just before the temperatures went from uncomfortably hot to downright dangerous, cross country teams hit the trails at Northwoods Park in Brooklyn Park for the Rebel Northwoods Invite Aug. 23.
Ben Olson has achieved a lot in the running world – setting record times and qualifying to some of the most elite racing programs.
The 13-year-old Coon Rapids resident recently returned from participating in the North American Final of the Hershey’s Track and Field Games in Hershey, Pa., Aug. 1-4.