Athlete of the Week

Joe Randleman
Ames Tribune
Annika Larson

Ballard freshman Annika Larson is the Tri-County Times Athlete of the Week.

Larson turned heads at the Class 3A state qualifying co-ed track meet in Adel May 12. She placed second to 3A state leader and teammate Paityn Noe in the 1,500-meter run with a qualifying time of 4:45.27.

Her time was the second-best qualifying time in 3A behind Noe's 4:44.63. 

Larson also helped the Ballard girls qualify for state in the 4x800 with a time of 9:59.39.