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MEMS Girls Cross Country win State Championship

In early November, the Mount Elden Middle School and Sinagua Middle School boys and girls cross country teams participated in the state youth cross country championships. The MEMS girls won brought home 1st Place in the Championships while the MEMS boys took 4th place and the Sinagua girls and boys both took 3rd place. Awards were given to the Top 4 schools in each race with 8 trophies given out to Flagstaff schools at the state meet- bringing home half of the trophies in the state.

Team Rosters

7th/8th Grade Girls State Team: MEMS 

  • Mairead Kelly 
  • Payton Bean 
  • Olivia Baker 
  • Bella Ciminieri
  • Aubrae Laughter
  • Teagan Martin 
  • Addie Smith 

7th/8th Grade Boys State Team: MEMS

  • Joe Beitler 
  • Zach Biah 
  • Mariano Birdno 
  • Donny Dent 
  • Logan Othon 
  • Malaku Pearson 
  • Sequoyah Descheenie 

7/8 Grade Boys State Team: Sinagua 

  • Cole Troxler
  • Tyler Troxler
  • McKay Dunn
  • Ivan Zaldivar
  • Clayton Rhoton
  • Fischer Lurvey
  • Caleb Russell

7/8 Grade Girls State Team: Sinagua 

  • Addyson Palmer
  • Mikayla Cardon
  • Mia Pozar
  • Hallie Watkins
  • Maddie Dugan
  • Taylor Biggambler
  • Bailey McGraw