Area Nordic Skiing: Flyers girls ski to another conference crown
MORA--For the fifth time in six years, the Little Falls Flyers girls captured the Granite Ridge Conference championship Tuesday at Vasaloppet Trails.
MORA-For the fifth time in six years, the Little Falls Flyers girls captured the Granite Ridge Conference championship Tuesday at Vasaloppet Trails.
Molly Lange finished second followed by Christy Masog in third, Kendal Hendrickson in fourth and Nica Gammon-Deering in fifth.
All four girls earned all-conference honors with Alice Foote, who finished 12th, earning honorable mention.
The Mora boys team edged out the Flyers boys for the conference title, but Hunter Zupko skied to a second-place time of 24:45.1. Colton York finished seventh and Seth Crocker ninth for all-conference honors. Colton Gottwalt tied for 12th for honorable mention.
Team scores: 1-Mora 388, 2-Little Falls 373.5, 3-St. Cloud Cathedral/Sartell 367.5
Individual winner: John Schwinghamer (Mora) 24:42.9
Little Falls results: 2-Hunter Zupko 24:45.1, 7-Colton Yorek 26:36.8, 9-Seth Crocker 27:01.5, 12t-Colton Gottwalt 27:23.1, 16-Cormac Shanoff 28:23.4, 18-Jackson Grant 28:45.3, 21-Brett Gottwalt 29:43.8, 22-Isaac Jackson 29:53.2, 23-Drew Peterson 30:14.9, 28-Jonah Ploof 31:04.2
Team scores: 1-Little Falls 390, 2-Mora 381, 3-St. Cloud Cathedral/Sartell 362
Individual winner: Johanna Schwinghamer (Mora) 30:02.5
Little Falls results: 2-Molly Lange 30:17.7, 3-Christy Masog 30:39.4, 4-Kendal Hendrickson 30:52.7, 5-Nica Gammon-Deering 30:56.7, 12-Alice Foote 33:40.7, 17-Catherine Zack 35:10.6, 19-Savannah Slettom 36:07.8, 20-Maddie Marquette 36:11.5, 21-Camila Johnson 36:23.5, 25-Katie Corbett 37:06.9
Next: Little Falls in Section 8 meet at Maplelag Resort in Callaway 10 a.m. Feb. 7.