Guthrie High School seniors Tori Wells and Mercy Dement signed their college papers in front of the family, friends and school administration on Tuesday.
Wells and Dement, who are also class valedictorians, have been anchors for the cross country program over the last several seasons and will continue their desire to run in college.
Wells signed with Drury University in Springfield, MO. Dement will attend Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar, MO.
The two NCAA Division II schools are separated by 30 miles.
Dement ran in the state meet all four seasons and finished in the top eight the last three seasons.
Wells finished ninth place in the State run with a personal best time of 20:21.