Piel qualified for Lutheran nationals

Addyson Piel of Red Bud qualified for the National Lutheran Cross Country Meet held at Concordia University in Mequoin, WI on Oct. 26. 

Piel qualified at the state meet, which was held in Bloomington, on Oct. 19, by finishing in the top 10 for runners in sixth grade and under. 

The National Meet had runners from Iowa, Oklahoma, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Nevada, Minnesota, Michigan and Missouri. 

Piel is a sixth grader at St. John’s Lutheran School and is the daughter of Alan and Amber Piel.