Area Cross-Country: Ringhand 3rd, Ranger girls 5th
LONG PRAIRIE—Sarah Bostrom of Crosby-Ironton finished sixth overall with a 22:22.6 run to bring the Ranger girls to a fifth-place team finish Monday, Sept. 10 at the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Invite.
C-I's Tucker Ringhand placed third overall and Seth Lemieur secured ninth to lead an incomplete Rangers boys team.
The Pillager girls were 10th overall with their best run coming from Allie Watson in 37th place.
Team scores: 1-Melrose 33, 2-Paynesville 66, 3-Morris Area 84, 4-Osakis 108, 5-Frazee 120, 6-Brandon-Evansville 202, 7-Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 214, 8-Park Rapids Area 220, 9-Sauk Centre 225, 10-St. John's Prep 232, 11-Parker Prairie 240, 12-Border West 305, INC-Crosby-Ironton, INC-Pillager, INC-Staples-Motley
Individual winner: 1-Noah Stewart (Morris Area) 17:19.7
Crosby-Ironton results: 3-Tucker Ringhand 17:51.7, 9-Seth Lemieur 18:42.6, 16-Caleb Bugnacki 19:12.0
Pillager results: 76-Dray Turner 23:40.3, 81-Gabe Grimsley 25:05.2, 87-Ava Swanberg 29:43.0
Staples-Motley results: 80-Conner Judd 24:56.6, 82-Jonah Johnson 25:36.0
Team scores: 1-Sauk Centre 57, 2-Morris Area 67, 3-Paynesville 73, 4-Melrose 116, 5-Crosby-Ironton 116, 6-Minnewaska Area 133, 7-Osakis 167, 8-Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 181, 9-Border West 233, 10-Pillager 261
Individual winner: 1-Sophie Kluver (Sauk Centre) 20:57.8
Crosby-Ironton results: 6-Sarah Bostrom 22:22.6, 17-Lily Peterson 23:47.7, 27-Karli Nixon 25:08.9, 31-Ella Dwyer 25:21.8, 35-Anna Bostrom 25:36.4
Pillager results: 37-Allie Watson 25:36.8, 54-Rachel Sheehan 28:30.0, 55-Hannah Christle 28:39.2, 57-Jenna Woidyla 29:36.5, 58-Ally Smith 29:45.7, 60-Kasey Anderson 33:16.8, 63-Samantha Bennett 35:03.2