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KENOSHA — The 34th annual Foot Locker Cross Country Championships Midwest Regional is Saturday at UW-Parkside.
The top 10 finishers in the seeded races at each of the nation’s four regionals advance to the Foot Locker Cross Country Championships National Finals Dec. 8 in San Diego.
The event begins at 10 a.m. and consists of six races (freshman-sophomore boys, girls seeded, boys seeded, freshman-sophomore girls, junior-senior boys and open). The awards ceremony is at 2:15 p.m.
Last year, Molly Seidel of Hartland and Futsum Zeinasellassie of Indianapolis won their respective 5K races.
The Midwest Region, consisting of athletes from Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin, and U.S. citizens in Overseas Military Installations will race along the 5,000-meter mixed terrain at UW-Parkside’s Wayne E. Dannehl National Cross Country Course.
More than 10,000 athletes are expected to compete in the four regionals. The top 10 finishers will join the likes of Olympian Ryan Hall, 2009 New York City Marathon Champion Meb Keflezighi and American record-holder Alan Webb at the national finals.
For more information, go to www.footlockercc.com.
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High School Football
It was another one-point victory for the Central girls track and field team.
One week after squeaking out a 128-127 victory over Badger in the Southern Lakes Conference Outdoor Meet, the Falcons made every point count once again as they eked out a 109-108 victory over Bradford to claim the crown in a WIAA Division-1 regional on Wednesday in Paddock Lake.
Indian Trail 3, Greendale 1Led by pitcher Emilia Jackson, the 10th-seeded Hawks knocked off the seventh-seeded Panthers in a WIAA Division-1 regional semifinal at Greendale. ... Indian Trail (7-15) will play at second-seeded Bradford in the regional final 4:30 p.m. Friday. ... Jackson tossed a three-hit complete game with one walk and 10 strikeouts. ... Kendall Dobnikar gave Jackson all the runs she would need with a two-run home run in the second inning.
UW-Parkside’s Josh Serio certainly showed he could pitch with the elite on Wednesday.
Making his Northwoods League debut, Serio survived a turbulent first inning to earn the victory in the Kingfish’s 4-2 win over the St. Cloud (Minn.) Rox before 1,852 at Simmons Field.
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The UW-Parkside baseball program announced on Wednesday that three players — Robert Neylon, Lovell Chandler and Gianfranco Sorrentino — signed their National Letters of Intent and will play for the Rangers in 2016.
Shoreland and St. Joseph will play softball again — eventually.
For the second consecutive day, the WIAA Division-3 regional quarterfinal game between the Metro Classic Conference rivals was postponed.