Area Cross-Country: W-DC girls win Park Region
WADENA — Kira Sweeney, Amber Collins and Johanna Brunsberg all finished in the top five individually as the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines girls team won the Park Region Conference meet Thursday, Oct. 8.
Sweeney notched the No. 2 spot and Collins and Brunsberg followed her in third and fourth place.
Emma Reeder placed 11th and was the top finisher for the Pillager Huskies who finished third as a team.
W-DC’s Bjorn Brunsberg finished fourth and teammate Lane Hoefs was ninth for the fifth-place Wolverines boys.
Pine River-Backus was sixth and Pillager finished in eighth place.
Team scores: 1-OTC 53, 2-ABE 59, 3-Parkers Prairie 71, 4-Bertha-Hewitt 93, 5-WDC 107, 6-Pine River-Backus 123, 7-NYM 239, 8-Pillager 244
Individual winner: Jonathan Suchy (PP) 17:15.1
Pillager results: 41-Jacob Hooge 22:10, 47-Gunnar Casuse 22:56.6, 50-Gabe Grimsley 23:22.4, 52-Micah Moyer 23:49.1, 54-Brenden Brichacek 24:08.3, 56-Jayde Jordahl 26:16.6
Pine River-Backus results: 21-Jacob Schnoor 20:01, 24-Nathan Nations 20:16.7, 25-Andrew Bueckers 20:20.7, 26-Marcus Lukanen 20:26.8, 27-Corbin Knapp 20:35.9, 35-Isaiah Aulie 21:11.3, 45-Robert Bueckers 22:21.8
Wadena-Deer Creek results: 4-Bjorn Brunsberg 18:29.6, 8-Lane Hoefs 19:07.8, 28-Phillip Ross 20:39.2, 33-Eric Malone 20:59.7, 34-Simon Snyder 21:01.8, 40-Grant Nelson 22:06.4, 44-Trevin Kern 22:17.7