KETCHIKAN (KDN) — The Ketchikan High School cross country team will compete in the Capital City Invitational Saturday morning in Juneau.
In addition to Kayhi’s squad, runners from Craig, Gustavus, Haines, Hoonah, Kake, Klawock, Metlakatla, Mt. Edgecumbe, Petersburg, Sitka and Thorne Bay high schools, as well as both Juneau-Douglas and Thunder Mountain high schools, will participate.
Saturday’s race is the final meet of the season, before Ketchikan hosts the Region V meet on Saturday, Oct. 2.
Kayhi senior Mickey Lapinski has won all three of the boys’ squad’s races this season, finishing first in Metlakatla, Wrangell and Sitka.
Kayhi freshman Carol Frey has placed in the top 10 in all three of the girls’ races this year, as well.
Frey won the girls’ race in Metlakatla on Sept. 4, finished sixth in Wrangell on Sept. 11 and placed 10th in Sitka on Sept. 18.