|9/20/2019 10:45:00 AM|
Bucher takes second at JCC Invite
Windom and Mt. Lake Area took part in the Jackson County Central Invitational, held Thursday at Loon Lake Golf Club near Jackson.
For the girls, Windom ran with an incomplete team. MLA placed fifth with 103 points. Luverne was the team champion with 24 points.
MLA's boys placed third with 104 points while Windom took fifth with 111. Worthington won the boys team title with 29 points.
Individually for Windom, Gracie Bucher raced to a runner-up finish in the girls race, recording a time of 21:16. Bucher sat in fourth place entering the final mile, but sprinted past two runners in the final 200 meters.
Jadyn Wormstadt added a 19th-place finish for the Eagles (23:54), followed by Ella Smith in 26th (24:30) and Mikalah Konz in 37th (26:45).
Windom's boys were led by Patrick Green, who placed eighth with a time of 18:24, and Cameron Alm, who finished 12th with a time of 18:55. Chance Elness placed 29th (20:03), Jacob Green 30th (20:03) and Eli Bordewyk 36th (20:23).
MLA's girls were led by Anika Fast, who placed 16th with a time of 23:35. Riley Schroeder placed 21st (24:20), followed by Lana Kestner in 23rd (24:20), Kate Janzen in 32nd (25:52) and Summer Janzen in 38th (26:56).
MLA's boys were paced by Kaleb Eickhoff, who captured ninth place with a time of 18:40. Kody Wassman finished 11th (18:49), followed by Caden Swoboda in 15th (19:03), Cayden LaPointe in 38th (20:29) and Ben Bartsch in 44th (20:51).
Next meets: Check for updates after each meet.
Windom: at Luverne Invite, Oct. 3
MLA: at Redwood Valley Invite, Sept. 26