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Area Cross Country: Pierz boys, girls finish eighth

ALBANY — The Pierz Pioneers placed eighth in both the boys and girls divisions of the Purple Pride Run at Albany Tuesday.

Kyle Becker crossed the line in 18:27.35 to finish 15th for the boys and Megan Hoheisel was 27th with a time of 17:28.36

Boys results

Team scores: 1-Rocori 43, 2-Albany 51, 3-Mora 71, 4-Becker 119, 5-Foley 154, 6-Zimmerman 185, 7-Milaca 187, 8-Pierz 212, 9-Christ Household of Faith 218, 10-St. Cloud Christian 248

Pierz results: 15-Kyle Becker 18:27.35

Girls results

Team scores: 1-Albany 46, 2-Rocori 67, 3-Milacca 82, 4-Mora 113, 5-Becker 130, 6-Zimmerman 143, 7-St. Cloud Christian 151, 8-Pierz 181, 9-Foley 2331

Individual winner: McKenzie Holt (St. Cloud Christian) 14:39.2

Pierz results: 27-Megan Hoheisel 17:28.37

Next: Pierz hosts Central Minnesota Conference meet Tuesday 4:15 p.m.

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