The De Smet Bulldogs cross country team ran Sept. 26 at Castlewood. In the girls 5K varsity race, Megan Dylla finished 14th out of 30 runners with a time of 20:33.43; Aubree Blue, 17th in 21:30.17; Carly Wiese, 18th in 21:33.41 and Alyssa Asleson, 27th in 24:32.05.
In the 3K junior varsity girls race, Emma Albrecht finished 13th in 14:58.55; Cori Birkel, 14th in 15:15.97 and Kendra Palmlund, 24th in 17:19.50.
In the varsity 5K boys race, De Smet’s Andrew Close finished 18th of 29 runners in 18:51.18. Other De Smet runners finishing in the boys 5K included Edger Wilkinson, Haden Palmlund, Gannon Gilligan, Noah Roth, Kasen Janssen and Ethan Johnson.
In the 3K JV boys race, Isaiah Roth finished 16 out of 25 runners with a time of 13:59.06 and Brayden Roth finished 22nd in 14:46.37.