Kitzhaber earns all-conference honors

Billy Kitzhaber, a 2018 graduate of Watertown High School and currently a sophomore at the US Air Force Academy, earned 1st Team All Mountain West Conference in cross country.

Billy Kitzhaber, a 2018 graduate of Watertown High School and currently a sophomore at the US Air Force Academy, earned 1st Team All Mountain West Conference in cross country. He finished fourth overall, covering the 8K (approximately five miles) course in 23 minutes, 22 seconds.

Jamie Huber and Meygan Benzing, both 2019 graduates of Dodgeland High School, earned top 30 finishes for their respective schools at the WIAC Cross Country Championships hosted by UW-Platteville on Saturday.

Huber was the tenth finisher on the UW-La Crosse team, yet still finished 19th overall for the Eagles in a time of 24 minutes, 33 seconds. UW-La Crosse finished second behind UW-Eau Claire (27 points) with a runner-up total of 33 points.

Benzing was the fourth finisher for UW-Oshkosh, crossing the line in 25:08 to place 28th. The Titans placed third as a team with 97 points.

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