The 2022 state qualifying Kaukauna Ghosts cross country team. Photo courtesy Kaukauna Ghosts on Twitter

WISCONSIN RAPIDS — The Kaukauna Ghosts’ girls cross country team had another strong finish in their third appearance at the WIAA Division 1 State Cross County meet in the past three years.

The Ghosts’ girls finished third, following a sixth-place finish a year ago and a state title in 2020.

Senior Aaron Schimke finished sixth in the boys Division 1 race and junior Andrew Milhans finished 67th.

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Muskego won the Division 1 title, followed by Slinger.

The Ghosts were led by Junior Sydney Fauske, who finished 18th overall.

Summary @ 5000m

18 Sydney Fauske, jr, 19:24.8
22 Reese Fauske, fr, 19:31.3
39 McKenna Lowe, so,19:55.7
45 Jenna Kinas, fr, 20:08.4
93 Lauren Pruno, so, 20:56.2
112 Alexa Kinas, jr 21:09.6
134 Kyla Laabs, so, 21:33.9




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By Dan Plutchak

Dan Plutchak, born and raised in Kaukauna, is cofounder of Kaukauna Community News.