Cross country: WDC girls finish first at Ada-Borup, boys ninth
The Wadena-Deer Creek cross country teams ran in the Ada-Borup invite on Thursday. The girls took first place while the boys finished ninth.
ADA – The Wadena-Deer Creek cross country teams ran at the Ada-Borup invite last week.
The WDC girls took first place with a score of 57, beating out Hawley (62) and Hillsboro-Central Valley (66).
Britta Sweeny led the Wolverines. She took seventh place with a time of 21:01. Amber Collins was 13 seconds behind Sweeney with a time of 21:14. Lydia Oldakowski notched WDC’s third top-15 finish with a time of 21:33 (14th).
Brielle Kern (22:27, 25th), Ally Pavek (22:36) and Noelle Spicer (24:40) rounded out the group for the WDC girls.
The boys took ninth place with a score of 229. Lane Hoefs clocked in the fastest time for the boys at 17:34, which was good for 17th place. Phillip Ross trailed by just under a minute with a time of 18:27 in 35th place.
Grant Nelson was hot on Ross’ tail. He finished with a time of 18:32, good enough for a 37th-place finish. Cooper Dalmo (20:35, 77th), Trevin Kern (21:03, 83rd), (Tayton Lehmann, 21:50) and Blake Haverkamp (21:59, 97th) also completed the race.
Park Rapids had the best collection of times with a team score of 48. Hillsboro-Central Valley (103) and Hawley (114) locked in the top three.