The Crawford girls won the D-9 district track championship on Wednesday in Chappell. The Lady Rams were 22 points better than runner-up South Platte, 103-81.
In class D, the top two individuals in each event and the top team in each relay are automatic state meet qualifiers.
Crawford took gold in five events, two of them being the 4x100m and 4x400m relay. Jillian Brennan captured the 800m. Dalli Anders won the girls 100m and Haley Wasserburger was tops in the 3200m run.
Lady Ram Madi Swanson was a winner in the 1600m run.
The Sioux County girls 4x800m won first place while Skylar Edmund won the 200m dash.
Hay Springs’ Mia Skinner finished first in the 400m.
Charles Twarling of Hay Springs was the only area boy to win an event, placing first in the long jump.
The state meet will take place next Wednesday and Thursday at Omaha Burke Stadium.