10/11/2017 8:42:00 AM MLA boys third, Eagles eighth at Dragon Invite
Dragon Invite The final cross country meet of the regular season saw Mt. Lake Area's boys finish third at the Dragon Invitational, held in Adrian.
MLA finished with 108 team points. Windom was eighth with 227 points. Marshall won the team title with 35 points.
In the girls race, Windom was 12th with 268 points. MLA finished 15th with 450 points. Marshall won the team title with 29 points.
Individually in the boys race, MLA senior Nathan Runck continued his outstanding season, winning the individual title with a time of 16:47. Dalton Piotter added a seventh-place time of 17:22, followed by Ryan Blomgren in 18th (17:57), Emilio Garcia de la Cruz in 29th (18:21) and Emmanuel Fentanez in 65th (19:22).
Windom's boys were led by sophomore Patrick Green in 31st place (18:22). Daniel Green placed 31st (18:31), followed by Cameron Alm in 50th (19:02), Gil Parent in 60th (19:17) and Daniel Pastrnak in 78th (20:20).
In the girls race, Windom's Gracie Bucher recorded one of the best times of her career, finishing 18th overall with a time of 21:02. Jadyn Wormstadt placed 45th (22:37), followed by Eliana Tade in 55th (23:02), Jordyn Alm in 70th (23:38) and Shiro Ogeka in 108th (28:19).
MLA's girls were led by Sara Quiring in 89th place (25:05). Summer Janzen finished 101st (26:56), followed by Jorja Lepp in 107th (27:51), Aura Spry in 109th (28:31) and Alina Inthamthirath in 111th (28:58).
Next meets: Check for updates after each meet. Windom: at Big South Conference Meet (St. Peter), Oct. 17 MLA: at Red Rock Conference Meet (Mt. Lake), Oct. 16