Troy Fetter finished 15th overall to pace the Pine River-Backus boys while Liz Downie was 22nd to lead the PR-B girls at the Pequot Lakes Invitational on Thursday, Sept. 5, at the Emily Greens Golf Course.
The Tigers finished third in the boys’ race and were fifth in the girls’ race. Crosby-Ironton won the boys’ title while Pequot Lakes was the girls’ champion.
C-I’s Will Goodwin and the Rangers’ Margaret Stokman posted the winning times. PR-B is scheduled to run at the Bagley Invitational on Tuesday, Sept. 17.
Team scores: 1-Crosby-Ironton 15, 2-Pequot Lakes 40, 3-Pine River-Backus 128, Pierz and Pillager, both incomplete.
Individual winner: Will Goodwin (CI) 17:22.2
Pine-River/Backus results: 15-Troy Fetter 20:20.2, 21-Luke Downie 20:59.7, 29-Josh Sechser 21:55.4, 31-Zack Tulenchik 21:18.3, 32-Evan Gravdahl 22:49.4, 33-Kyle Tschida 22:52.6, 36-Jacob Riley 23:00, 39-Lucus McCoy 23:53.4, 40-Dallin Sonenstahl 23:59.6
Team scores: 1-Pequot Lakes 37, 2-Crosby-Ironton 43, 3-Pierz 57, 4-Pillager 124, 5-Pine River-Backus 133
Individual winner: Emily Stokman (CI) 16:26
Pine-River/Backus results: 22-Liz Downie 20:25.5, 26-Cheyenne Swenson 21:35, 27-Laura Oates 21:36.5, 28-Madison Welte 22:20.9, 30-Misato Marcum 22:57.3