Cross Country Runner

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Hundreds Gather To Remember Monticello Track Star

Family, friends and teammates remembered the life of a college athlete killed in a tragic accident. Phillip LaVallee was a cross country and track star at Monticello High School and was heading into his sophomore year at South Dakota State. The 19-year-old was hit and killed last month while out on a training run, three miles from his parents’ home in Otsego.


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Cross Country Runner Carries Bleeding Competitor To Help

When a high school cross country runner at a recent meet ran by a competitor who was badly injured, he couldn’t just keep running and leave him behind.