Alpine Skiing: Neifert, Warrior boys win at Wild Mountain
Brainerd Warriors ski agianst Hill Murray Tuesday, Feb. 23
TAYLORS FALLS — Brainerd’s Brandon Neifert took the top spot and the Warrior boys combined to take four of the top five spots in a 347-263 win over Hill-Murray Tuesday, Feb. 23, at Wild Mountain.
Neifert’s overall time of 62.86 gained the top spot with Gavin Hoelzel finishing second with 63.14. Esten Hiebert and Sean Baumann rounded out the top five with a fourth- and fifth-place finish.
Erin Hoelzel placed fifth to lead the Warriors who fell to Hill-Murray 318-192.
Brainerd’s Lauren Kalenberg finished sixth and Alli Krantz eighth.
Wild Mountain will be the site of the Section 5 meet.
Boys team scores: 1-Brainerd 347, 2-Hill-Murray 263
Individual winner: Brandon Neifert (B) 62.86
Brainerd results: 2-Gavin Hoelzel 63.14, 4-Esten Hiebert 65.57, 5-Sean Baumann 66.56, 7-Anthony Elsenpeter 67.89, 9-Emmet Johnson 69.6, 11-Max Krieger 70.1, 13-Logan Omberg 71.66, 14-Garrett Krantz 72.21, 18-Domino Briston 75.74, 20-Drew Cline 77.48, 23-Peter Breitbach 78.17, 25-Derek Halbur 79.88, 28-Ethan Hiebert 81.6, 29-Jagger Klecatsky 81.62, 30-Micah Wood 83.49, 32-Parker Linn 90.01
Girls team scores: 1-Hill Murray 318, 2-Brainerd 192
Individual winner: Kate Reardon (HM) 66.99
Brainerd results: 5-Erin Hoelzel 68.13, 6-Lauren Kalenberg 68.14, 8-Alli Krantz 70.23, 11-Hannah Taylor 72.76, 12-Maddie Pederson 73.09, 17-Anna Krieger 76.56, 18-Aubrey Wiczek 77.57, 19-Carsyn Krassas 78.84, 21-Calia Chaney 82.15, 26-Amanda Trusty 86.72, 27-Franny Stewart 88.89, 31-Morgan Krieger 92.37
Next: Brainerd hosts Lakes Area Alpine at Mount Ski Gull 5 p.m. Friday, Feb 26.