Area Cross-Country: Tigers run to 2 seconds
MENAHGA — Mara Adams placed fifth and Nathan Nations sixth to lead the Pine River-Backus Tigers girls and boys teams to runner-up finishes Friday, Sept. 4, at the UNC Invite .
Andrew Bueckers also landed in the top 10 on the boys side as PRB finished behind Nevis with 68 team points.
Clair Dahl finished sixth and Alaura Dahl ninth to help the PRB girls finish behind United North Central with 44 points.
Team scores: 1-Nevis 21, 2-Pine River-Backus 68, 3-United North Central inc.
Individual winner: Jack McNamee (Nevis) 18:36
Pine River-Backus results: 6-Nathan Nations 19:33, 10-Andrew Bueckers 20:38, 13-Marcus Lukanen 21:18, 14-Connor Tulenchik 21:43, 15-Isaiah Aulie 22:08