GHV Cross Country runners hit personal bests


            Before Garner-Hayfield-Ventura Cross Country had it’s only meet on Oct. 2 at Eagle Grove, the GHV boys team had a great opportunity to compete with some of the best high school athletes in the country when they ran at the Roy Griak 2018 meet held at the University of Minnesota on Sept. 29.

            “It was good for the boys to get there and see what a really big meet is and run with some of the best competition in the whole country,” coach Jeff Short said.

            There was a lot of enthusiasm from the team as they got witness the scale of the event and see some elite runners from collegiate teams.

            Short said it was a no-brainer to take advantage of the opportunity to be there.

            “It was a good experience,” he said.

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