The Sully Buttes Cross Country team competed in their first meet of the year at the Redfield Cross Country meet on Thursday, September 3, 2020. In the Varsity Boys Division, Griffin Petersen claimed the 17th place medal with a time of 18:04. There were 97 runners and was won by Nick Batchelor of Milbank with a time of 15:42. Also competing were Darion Osterkamp-20:23, Dohrion Eisterhold-21.20 and Cash Langdeau-22:00.
In the Varsity Girls Division, although they did not place, Dani Frost ran 20:80 and Calleigh Chicoine ran 27:73. There were 85 runners and Ashlyn Batchelor of Milbank was the winner with a time of 16:21.
The Chargers will compete at the Potter County Cross Country meet on Wednesday, September 9 starting at 1:00 pm with Junior High Girls then Boys and finally Varsity Girls then Varsity Boys. On Saturday, September 12 the team travels to Ipswich for a 10:00 am meet.