4A Cross Country: La Grande girls finish 13th
La Grande’s Amanda Welch posted a top-20 finish Saturday at the Class 4A girls state cross country meet at Lane Community College in Eugene.
The junior completed cross the finish line in 20 minutes, 5 seconds to finish 19th.
Welch’s finish helped the Tigers to a 13th place showing. Molalla captured the team title with 50 points, followed by Phoenix (71), Siuslaw (119), Philomath (133) and Sisters (164) to round out the top five.
La Salle Prep won the boys team title.
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