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Women of Troy win state XC qualifying meet

Skopec wins girls meet, Borde takes boys for Trojan runners

North Liberty Leader
CEDAR FALLS– The Iowa City West High Women of Troy and West High Trojans will be competing in the 2014 Class 4A state cross country meet, set for Saturday, Nov. 1, at Lakeside Municipal Golf Course in Fort Dodge.
Both squads won their qualifying meets Thursday, Oct. 23, in Cedar Falls in a format that advances the top three teams and top 10 individuals.
The Women of Troy won with 26 team points ahead of rival City High (55 points) and Dubuque Hempstead. Individually Emmie Skopec won with a time of 14:59. Bailey Nock, Gabby Skopec, Olivia Moore and Claire Ronnebaum also made the top 10.
The Trojans placed third behind Cedar Falls (31 points) and Dubuque Hempstead (60) with 78 team points. Akash Borde won the race with a time of 16:07 while teammate Nick Feeley was fifth.