Last spring, Alissa Lander and Cody Robinson finished runner-ups in the 3200 to close out their junior seasons.
Last Friday at the State Meet, both Lakeside distance stars closed their high school careers by dominating the field in their respective races. Lander took over on the second lap and won the race by 13 seconds. Robinson surged on the sixth lap and won his race by 23 seconds.
Lander’s winning time of 11:16 was the best of any classification in the state, making her the fastest prep 3200-runner in Louisiana. The McNeese State commit finishes her Lakeside running career with