ATLANTIC — Atlantic was listed as one of the host sites for the state qualifying meets coming up on Thursday, Oct. 24.

The Trojans will host an Iowa Class 3A qualifier, according to a post on the Iowa High School Athletic Association website earlier this week. The meet has a 4 p.m. start time.

Other sites in Class 3A statewide are Humboldt, Independence, Pella and Solon.

The Trojans were ranked seventh (girls) and 11th (boys) in the Iowa Track Coaches Association’s poll issued earlier this week. Taylor McCreedy was ranked fifth in the girls standings, while Craig Alan Becker was 12th on the boys’ side.

In other classes statewide, host sites are:

Class 4A: Cedar Falls, Council Bluffs (host by Abraham Lincoln), Marshalltown, Pleasant Valley and Southeast Polk.

Class 2A: Dike-New Hartford, North Fayette Valley, Panorama, Orange City (Unity Christian host) and Williamsburg.

Class 1A: Cedar Falls, Marshalltown, Mount Ayr, Iowa City (Regina host) and Ridge View.

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