Emily Cheney, a junior at Sandy Creek High School will advance to the Cross Country Ski State Championships at Mount Van Hoevenberg outside of Lake Placid on Feb. 23 and 24.
Cheney is a member of the combined Sandy Creek/Camden Cross Country Ski team.
She led the team to a third place finish in Sectionals at Holland Patent on Feb. 12.
Cheney has qualified for the state competition every year since she was in eighth grade.
The team is coached by John Cheney.