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Mid-Prairie has top 3 ranked girls

Golden Hawks also have trio of boys in cross-country ratings

The Danville-New London trio of Ty Carr (left), Seth Bailey (middle) and Alexander Julian (right) run Tuesday in Mt. Pleasant. The team is ranked first in Class 2A with Julian 14th and Carr eighth. (Andy Krutsinger/Union)
The Danville-New London trio of Ty Carr (left), Seth Bailey (middle) and Alexander Julian (right) run Tuesday in Mt. Pleasant. The team is ranked first in Class 2A with Julian 14th and Carr eighth. (Andy Krutsinger/Union)

Danville Hostetler has some company at the top of the individual Class 2A girls rankings released this week by the Iowa High School Track and Field and Cross-Country Coaches Association.

Hostetler and Mid-Prairie teammate Jaden Yoder remain at rankings Nos. 1 and 2, respectively, but No. 4 Sydney Yoder is now No. 3 and the team is ranked first.

The Mid-Prairie boys remained in third with three individuals ranked. Thaddeus Shelter rose from No. 19 to 11, Jamison Stutzman from 21 to 16 and Chandler Hershberger from 26 to 20.

Danville-New London’s boys stayed atop the 2A team poll with Ty Carr No. 8 and Alexander Julian 14.

Brady Millikin of Pekin fell to No. 7 from 4 in Class 1A with the Panthers fifth. Zack Wise is ranked 30. His teammate, Lauren Steigleder, is also at 30 in the girls and the team remained in second. Lily Fariss rose from No. 22 to 11.

The Columbus Wildcats made the teams to watch for the third week.

Addison Parrott of Danville-New London is No. 9 and the team remains on the watch list.

TEAM RANKINGS

BOYS

Class 4A

1. WDM Dowling, 2. Sioux City North, 3. Cedar Falls, 4. Dubuque Hempstead, 5. Waukee, 6. Cedar Rapids Prairie, 7. Johnston, 8. Pleasant Valley, 9. Norwalk, 10. Ankeny Centennial, 11. Southeast Polk, 12. Urbandale 13. Ankeny, 14. Bettendorf, 15. North Scott

Teams to watch: Cedar Rapids Kennedy, Linn-Mar, Indianola, Lewis Central, Valley, WDM

Class 3A

1. Dallas Center Grimes, 2. Pella, 3. North Polk, 4. Solon, 5. Center Point Urbana, 6. Marion, 7. Mount Vernon/Lisbon, 8. Carlisle, 9. Decorah, 10. ADM, 11. Waverly Shell Rock, 12. Humboldt, 13. Clear Creek Amana, 14. West Delaware, 15. Le Mars

Teams to watch: Atlantic, Dubuque Wahlert, Glenwood, MOC Floyd Valley, Monticello

Class 2A

1. Danville-New London, 2. Denver, 3. Mid-Prairie, 4. Williamsburg, 5. Tipton, 6. Davis County, 7. Western Christian, 8. Des Moines Christian, 9. Central Decatur, 10. Albia, 11. Jesup, 12. Okoboji, 13. Waukon, 14. GLR-CL, 15. North Fayette Valley

Tams to Watch: Forest City, GC-GR, Missouri Valley, Spirit Lake, Unity Christian

Class 1A

1. Madrid, 2. Earlham, 3. Maquoketa Valley, 4. South Winneshiek, 5. Pekin, 6. Bellevue, 7. Ogden, 8. Newman Mason City, 9. ACGC, 10. Nodaway Valley, 11, West Fork, 12. Cascade, 13. Calamus-Wheatland, 14. Gehlen, 15. IKM-Manning

Teams to watch: Central Springs, Columbus, East Marshall, Hudson, St. Edmond

GIRLS

Class 4A

1. Johnston, 2. Linn-Mar, 3. West Des Moines Valley, 4. Waukee, 5. Southeast Polk, 6. Ankeny Centennial, 7. Ankeny, 8. Urbandale, 9. Bettendorf, 10. Dubuque Hempstead, 11. Epworth, Western Dubuque, 12. Cedar Rapids Prairie, 13. Dowling, 14. Dubuque, 15. Norwalk

Teams to Watch: Cedar Falls, Cedar Rapids Kennedy, Indianola, Pleasant Valley, Sioux City East

Class 3A

1. Ballard, 2. Dallas Center-Grimes, 3. Dubuque Wahlert, 4. Harlan, 5. Sioux City Heelan, 6. Glenwood, 7. Solon, 8. Decorah, 9. Mount Vernon-Lisbon, 10. Spencer, 11. Sergeant Bluff-Luton, 12. Charles City, 13. North Polk, 14. Davenport Assumption, 15. Carlisle

Teams to Watch: ADM, Benton, Gilbert, MOC-Floyd Valley, Waverly-Shell Rock

Class 2A

1. Mid-Prairie, 2. Williamsburg, 3. Jesup, 4. WcKp, 5. Panorama, 6. Starmont, 7. Waukon, 8. Roland Story, 9. Davis County, 10. Denver, 11. Cherokee, 12. Sibley-Ocheyedan, 13. Unity Christian, 14. Tipton, 15. DSM Christian

Teams to Watch: Chariton, Danville-New London, Dike-New Hartford, GLR/CL, Okoboji

Class 1A

1. Hudson, 2. Pekin, 3. Iowa City Regina, 4. South Winneshiek, 5. AHSTW, 6. ACGC, 7. Van Meter, 8. Logan Magnolia, 9. St. Edmond, 10. Newman Mason City, 11. Kee Lansing, 12. Sumner Fredricksburg, 13. Nasuha Plainfield, 14. North Linn, 15. Earlham

Teams to Watch: Aplington-Parkersburg, Central Elkader, Prince of Peace, South OBrian, Turkey Valley