state pack

Axtell’s Quinn Buessing, second from right, trails a Berean Academy runner early in the 1A boys’ state race at Wamego Country Club. Photo by Amy Smith 

Axtell’s goal this cross country season was to win the 1A title and that drove the Eagles to a strong finish Saturday in Wamego.

Though the Axtell boys finished second and five points behind state champion Elbing-Berean Academy, it was still a good meet, said senior leader Quinn Buessing.