They’ve known each other since they started running cross country together.
The foursome of sophomore Chris Ellis and juniors Brandon Gouge, Dylan Jackson and Michael Schultz know each other so well that they feel comfortable enough to tell each other when they need to step it up.
That drive to be their best helped Grant County’s 4x800-meter relay team qualify for the state meet.
The team advanced to state with a time of 8:38.38 on May 29.
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