Axtell boys' cross country team took second in Saturday's 1A state race at Wamego County Club and the Centralia girls were fifth. 

Axtell scored 54 points and five points behind winner Elbing-Berean Academy. In the girls' team finishes, Centralia scored 106 points. Doniphan West had the state championship team. The Twin Valley League member scored 62 points.