FERGUS FALLS - Zean Baker completed the 6-kilometer classic race in 20:42 for fourth place for the short-handed Brainerd Warriors in the Fergus Falls Invite Tuesday.
Three Warriors skied in the varsity boys' race, two in the varsity girls' event.
Baker was followed by Ty Hadrits in 12th place and Riley Nelsen in 13th.
For the Brainerd girls, Jordyn Hulsether finished 15th and Rachael Howard 26.
Maria Hauer, Manon-Gammon Deering, Kaitlyn Geisenhof, and Chelsea Rutz finished with top-10 finishes for the Little Falls girls, while Ricky Devine and Preston Zimny had top-10 finishes for the Flyer boys.
Top junior varsity finishers for the Warriors were Cole Sundquist (first) and Luke Surma (second) for the boys, and Sarah Fairbanks (first) and Allison Kosobud (third) for the girls.
Individual winner: 1-Jake Richards (DL) 18:38
Brainerd boys: 4-Zean Baker 20:27, 12-Ty Hadrits 22:06, 13-Riley Nelsen 22:15
Little Falls boys: 5-Ricky Devine 20:42, 6-Preston Zimny 20:48, 15-Adam Kempenich 22:45, 16-Ben Mushel 22:54, 18-Alex Houle 23:0, 27-Will Marvin 25:02, 28-Nathan Almen 25:08
Brainerd JV boys: 1-Cole Sundquist 19:03, 2-Luke Surma 19:57, 9-Tim Nelson 212:23
Individual winner: 2-Summer Ellefson (Northwest) 22:04
Brainerd girls: 15-Jordyn Hulsether 28:04, 26-Rachael Howard 33:34
Little Falls girls: 3-Maria Hauer 23:08, 5-Manon Gammon-Deering 24:13, 8-Kaitlyn Geisenhof 25:43, 9-Chelsea Rutz 26:28, 14-Matia Hendrickson 27:20, 18-Kristen Godfredson 28:49, 24-Chloe Houle 31:14
Brainerd JV girls: 1-Sarah Fairbanks 21:37, 3-Allison Kosobud 23:35, 6-Tomi Majerus 26:03, 7-Emily Dumbeck 26:26, 15-Michaela Quast 28:25, 16- Rachel Bartosh 28:31, 23- Kelsey Thompson 30:06
Next: Brainerd in Little Falls Invite at Camp Ripley 10 a.m. Monday.
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