O-A/BC-IG’s Schiernbeck qualifies for state cross-country meet

O-A/BC-IG junior Madison Schiernbeck qualified for the state cross-country meet in Fort Dodge this Saturday. She made it to state based on her placing at the class 2A state qualifying meet in Orange City Thursday.

Schiernbeck placed eighth at the state qualifying meet. The top 15 runners and top three teams advance to state. This will be Schiernbeck’s third state meet trip. She placed eighth at the state meet as a freshman in 2015 and was 31st in 2016 as a sophomore.

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