Six Dexter cross-country runners make academic all-state

Six Dexter athletes were named to the Missouri Track and Cross Country Coaches Association Academic All-State team.

They are Sophia Chasteen, Andrew Ellinghouse, Alanie Lacy, Margo Nea, Maddie Slaton and Kalyn Traw.

In order to receive the honor, athletes must be nominated by their head coach, who must be a current member of MTCCCA; must have competed in a state series meet districts, sectionals and state satisfy this requirement and must meet one of the following criteria (25 or higher on the ACT, 1150 or higher on the SAT or 3.6 cumulative GPA (nonrounded, nonweighted) at the end of the fall semester for cross country or the spring semester for track and field).

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