Michaeleen Winter 1986 p.8
Coach Brian Osborne took his harriers to Kearney for the state cross-country meet. The Knights captured their first state crown since 1968, with a narrow one point victory. Senior David Wooten led Mt. Michael with a fifth place finish. Junior Jason Teal, Shawn Berens and Troy Berens finished seventh, twenty-seventh, and thirty-fifth respectively. Freshman Scott Houchin rounded out the Mt. Michael team with a sixty-first place finish.