Forgive David Dalton for looking beyond the sectional. And the regional. And the semistate.
His prime objective is the state meet. All of the above are steps along the way.
That’s how he’s approaching the cross-country postseason, starting with today’s Franklin Sectional.
“I think I’ve had a pretty good season. I’ve been putting in a lot of mileage,” said Dalton, a Greenwood junior who enters the sectional as the defending Johnson County champion. “I feel pretty good going into sectionals. I’m hoping to make it to state this year.”