Mobile Newswatch 12

Home | Weather | News | Sports

Tomahawk cross country gains runners and momentum headed into the season
TOMAHAWK - The Northwoods seems to always be well represented at the state cross country meet each fall.

That talent comes from miles and miles put in throughout the year.

One team believes those miles combined with higher roster numbers could turn into a state appearance.

The Tomahawk Hatchets start the season with more than 12 runners on each team.

The girls have two state returners and five freshmen who made quite the splash in middle school.

Fortunately, both the girls and boys teams only lost one runner to graduation.

"We have a lot of depth too, we are all pushing each other and there's that friendly competition which really helps, there's never any slacking off when you have that," said senior runner Haley Voermans-Dean.

Last season both Hatchet teams placed third in the GNC and fourth at sectionals. 

Junior all-conference runner Drew Bolder spent the summer at top notch cross country camps across the country and has brought that expertise back to his team.

"I've been working with the guys on some stretching stuff and getting warmed up and knowing the importance of that," Bolder said. Just trying to keep things relaxed and knowing when we need to get serious and making sure everyone is locked in all the time."

The Hatchets will host their own invite on October 12th and the WIAA sectional on October 26th.

Oneida County sees more than 280% increase in voter turnout for February primary
Veterinarians caution not to over feed your pets
Lake Tomahawk residents to consider ATV/UTV use on town roads in new survey
LGBTQ advocates support policy allowing students to change names, pronouns
Third child dies of flu complications in Wisconsin
Tiffany, Zunker make first pitches to WJFW viewers following primary victories
Outdoor class teaches students how to track wolves
Weather causing ice conditions to be inconsistent

Home | Weather | News | Sports

View Desktop Version

Copyright© 2020 Rockfleet Broadcasting / Northland Television, Inc.

Disclaimer: All information deemed reliable but not guaranteed and should be independently verified.
Neither Rockfleet Broadcasting / Northland Television, Inc. nor By Request Web Designs shall be responsible for any typographical errors, misinformation, or misprints.

Site Design By: