The Van Meter Boys cross country team ran well on Thursday at the WCAC Meet. Van Meter finished 7th overall out of 12 teams. Individually, the Bulldogs saw multiple season-best times as they competed very hard. Carson Wille nearly claimed an All-Conference medal, as he finished 15th place overall. The Top 14 runners were named All-Conference. Wille ran a career-best time of 17:16. Zach Pleggenkuhle also ran his best time, crossing the finish line at 18:15. Pleggenkuhle finished 44th out of 141 runners.
Van Meter will head back to Panorama on Thursday, October 18th for the State Qualifying meet. Boys will run at 4:30, following the girls who will start at 4:00.
Top 5 Scorers
Carson Wille, 15th (17:16)
Zach Pleggenkuhle, 44th (18:15)
Tico Angel, 50th (18:24)
Dustin Barth, 55th (18:42)
Creighton Netten, 56th (19:06)