Kettle Falls state cross country send-off

Zarah Johnson is all smiles as she heads out the doors of Kettle Falls High School, bound for the state cross country meet in Pasco.Students and teachers lined the halls sending off the Bulldogs cross country team.Mya Edwards, the Bulldogs' girls fastest runner, rushes out the door bound for the state meet.Cheerleaders hold up a sign wishing the Bulldog runners good luck.The cross country team poses for a quick photo before leaving Kettle FallsParents video tape a small "parade" through Kettle Falls, leading the state-bound cross country team out of town.Suzi Sauvola waves to her daughter and the state-bound Kettle Falls cross country team.

The Kettle Falls community sent the Bulldogs cross country team off to state in style this morning, Nov. 2, with a celebration in each school and a firetruck escort out of town. The runners compete tomorrow in Pasco in the state 1/2B meet.