Freeman Academy's Jada Koerner checks her watch just before crossing the finish line at the Freeman Academy/Marion Cross-Country Invitational Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 5. The eighth-grader finished fourth in the girls varsity division in a time of 22.30. The meet was held at the Prairie Arboretum and includes runners from FA/Marion, Freeman Public, Canistota, Avon, Hanson, Centerville, Bridgewater-Emery, Menno, Mitchell Christian, Gayville-Volin and McCrossan. The FA/Marion boys won the varsity division, with Thaniel Schroeder placing first, Titus Roesler placing third and Luke Allison finishing fifth. For Freeman Public, Rylie Gossen and Kaytlin Pankratz were the top finishers, placing third and fourth in the junior high girls division.