Local athletes set to compete at state cross country meet


Athletes from four local schools will be participating in the state cross country meet Saturday at Old Settlers Park in Round Rock.  

The full girls’ teams from Cedar Park, Rouse and Vandegrift will be running, while Helen Roddy from Vista Ridge, James Tisdale from Rouse and Cedar Park’s Tyler Grendel will be racing as individuals. 

The 5A girls’ race, which includes Cedar Park and Rouse, begins at 9:40 a.m. Tisdale and Grendel will begin at 10:20 a.m. and the 6A girls’ race, featuring Vandegrift and Roddy, is set to start at 11 a.m.

Admission is $10 per adult and $7 per student. Parking and shuttle services will be available at Dell Diamond for $5 per car and even will be broadcast live on the NFHS Network.