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H-M-S cross country teams come in fourth, sixth

Madison Otto makes all-WEC team for third time

Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn's Madison Otto placed fifth at the War Eagle Conference cross country meet, placing the junior on the all-conference team for the third consecutive year and leading the Hawks to a fourth-place finish in the girls' team standings.

H-M-S hosted the conference meet on Monday, Oct. 12, at the Sanborn Golf & Country Club.

Hawk coach Nicole Dorhout was very pleased with Otto's performance.

"Madi is running really well right now," she said. "She has continued to improve throughout the year, and we're very excited to see how she does at the state qualifying meet. She has been on...