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CROSS COUNTRY: C-I boys 5th at state


NORTHFIELD — The Crosby-Ironton Rangers boys team, led by sophomore Jude Severson, raced to a fifth-place finish in the Class 1A state meet Saturday at St. Olaf College.

The Rangers, who had finished second behind Mesabi East in the Section 7-1A meet, finished much stronger than their 14th-place finish at last year’s state meet. Mesabi East finished ninth Saturday.

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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