ALBIA, IA – William Penn University Athletics, along with Ottumwa Radio Group, want to congratulate Albia cross country runner Serene Thompsonl, our 97.7 KOTM-FM Athlete of the Week!
The freshman paced the Lady Dees to a first place finish Tuesday at the Centerville Invitational, finishing third with a time of 20:14. Thompson has led Albia all fall with an average race time of 21:12 in the 5k event, with the team earning four first place and two second place finishes. She and the rest of the squad now prepare for their Class 2A State Qualifying meet coming up October 21.
Our KOTM-FM Athlete of the Week program is made possible thanks to the generosity of William Penn University, and the cooperation of our area schools. This is a great accomplishment and one to be very proud of. Please join us in congratulating Serene Thompson! All of us at Ottumwa Radio Group wish you continued success in your athletic and educational endeavors.