It wasn’t long ago that Chase Bland was where his runners are going to be — competing and representing Southridge during cross country season. Now, the 2016 grad is fresh into the job five years later after his senior cross country campaign as the new head coach of his alma mater.
After 17 seasons with Kevin Schipp at the helm, the Jasper boys finally claimed a cross country sectional championship last fall. In addition, the boys team made even more history by becoming the first Wildcats boys team to qualify for state since 1952.
The Historic Maple Grove Foundation is hosting a giant rummage sale from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, July 10, and from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 11, at the Maple Grove Campground, located off State Road 64 West to County Road 585, 1 mile south.