(STEELVILLE, Mo.) – Both Steelville Cardinals cross country teams will compete for the Class 2 state title Saturday after the boys took first place and the girls took second at the Class 2 District 5 meet last weekend. On the boys side, freshman Conner Diaz finished first overall with a time of 18:01.80. Cardinals coach Matt Hammonds said he’s witnessed an impressive first varsity season from Diaz.
FULL INTERVIEW WITH STEELVILLE CROSS COUNTRY COACH MATT HAMMONDS: