Three WDC harriers shine in Bagley/Fosston meet
Wadena-Deer Creek's Neil Janson, Charley Cantrell and Emma Schmitz all placed in the Top 20 Tuesday at the Bagley Invitational.
Janson paced the WDC boys with a 16th place of 18:21.70 Joey Pate, Will Eliason, Zach Bernu and Brody Wangsness finished 61st, 68th and 77th with times of 19:44, 19:45 and 20:40.
Cantrell and Schmitz placed 12th and 13th in the girls' varsity race with times of 16:53.18 and 16:54.03.
WDC was 11th in the 13-team boys' varsity race with 250 points. Thief River Falls dominated with a 28-point finish. Park Rapids won the girls' varsity race with 62 points.
Bryon Schuldt of Nevis ran a winning time of 16:27.40 in the boys' varsity race. Thief River Falls' Brendan Skime was less than three seconds off the pace with a 16:30.20. Perham's Keith Schornack was third with a 16:57.65.
Victoria Alexander of Lake of the Woods took top honors in the girls' varsity race with a 15:42. Park Rapids' Lydia Lutz and Staples-Motley's Emma Pogreba were second and third respectively with times of 16:07.27 and 16:22.19.
Thief River Falls 28, Perham 94, Bemidji 98, Warroad 145, Park Rapids 149, International Falls 158, Staples-Motley 162, Bagley-Fosston 196, Hawley-Ulen-Hitterdal 215, Roseau 230, Wadena-Deer Creek 250, United North Central 287, Lake of the Woods 310
Park Rapids 62, Warroad 80, Roseau 98, Lake of the Woods 117, Staples-Motley 118, Pelican Rapids 129, International Falls 141, Thief River Falls 148, Pine River-Backus 280, Trek North 281, United North Central 289, Bemidji 299