PARK RAPIDS - Staples-Motley's Gunner Johnson ran to a second-place 16:25.03 and Emma Pogreba finished third in 15:03.10 helping both Cardinals teams to second in Wednesday's Mid-State Conference meet at Headwaters Golf Course.
Jordan Bendson finished fifth, Josh Freese eighth and Isaac Fuhrman 10th as S-M finished 11 points behind first-place Detroit Lakes.
Pequot Lakes' Silas Lydeen finished third and Jerrod Braam was seventh helping the Patriot boys' team to third. The Crosby-Ironton Rangers finished fourth led by Colt Severson's 12th-place 17:23.94. Wadena-Deer Creek came in fifth.
The Cardinals' Kaytlin Roth was fourth as S-M finished 14 points behind Park Rapids.
Kylie Beltz finished seventh for the third-place Pequot girls. C-I finished fourth as Lisa Borden finished ninth.
Boys' team scores: 1-Detroit Lakes 31, 2-Staples-Motley 42, 3-Pequot Lakes 57, 4-Crosby-Ironton 109, 5-Wadena-Deer Creek 148, 6-Park Rapids Area 151
Individual winner: Leif Johnson (DL) 16:18.28.
Crosby-Ironton results: 12-Colt Severson 17:23.94, 21-Seth Carlton 18:03.02, 23-Jacob Goodwin 18:04.99, 25-Philip Stokman 18:10.08, 28-Kale Siebert 18:32.21, 31-Andrew Sorben 19:12.66.
Pequot Lakes results: 3-Silas Lydeen 16:26.36, 7-Jerrod Braam 17:00.31, 13-Jacob Headlee 17:27.40, 16-Adison Runberg 17:37.20, 18-Jordan Anderson 17:54.28, 24-Michael Goerges 18:07.35, 26-Sam Headlee 18:17.35.
Staples-Motley results: 2-Gunner Johnson 16:25.03, 5-Jordan Bendson 16:52.80, 8-Josh Freese 17:02.85, 10-Isaac Fuhrman 17:10.68, 17-Blake Miller 17:49.85, 20-Tyler Jenniges 18:00.03, 27-Justin Zeigler 18:22.03.
Wadena-Deer Creek results: 14-Neil Janson 17:27.99, 29-Shane Motschenbacher 18:36.25, 32-Zach Bernu 19:32.17, 36-Joey Pate 20:04.51, 37-Forrest McQuiston 20:06.68.
Girls' team scores: 1-Park Rapids 31, 2-Staples-Motley 45, 3-Pequot Lakes 82, 4-Crosby-Ironton 90, 5-Detroit Lakes 91
Individual winner: Lydia Lutz (PR) 14:43.99
Crosby-Ironton results: 9-Lisa Borden 15:43.24, 14-Marie Abear 15:59.93, 21-Shelby Vukelich 16:32.22, 24-Chelsea Bonsante 16:40.95, 20-Kristine Gustafson 17:09.98, 35-Ashley Stansberry 19:07.12, 36-Kirsten Midthun 21:40.93.
Pequot Lakes results: 7-Kylie Beltz 15:33.00, 12-Jackie Brine-Doyle 15:56.06, 19-Savannah Stone 16:22.86, 25-Jordan Roy 16:44.37, 26-Sydney Johnson 16:48.56, 32-Elise Runberg 17:23.86, 33-Michelle Hayes 17:33.17.
Staples-Motley results: 3-Emma Pogreba 15:03.10, 4-Kaytlin Roth 15:09.40, 11-Katie Stone 15:53.26, 13-Kyann Nyhus 15:56.79, 17-Emily Fuhrman 16:12.39, 31-Tayler Klimek 17:11.92,
Wadena-Deer Creek results: 8-Hannah Toedter 15:40.59, 18-Mary McGrane 16:21.93,
Next: Pequot Lakes, Wadena-Deer Creek at Park Rapids Invite 4 p.m. Monday; Crosby-Ironton at Bemidji Invite 4 p.m. Tuesday; Staples-Motley at Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted Invite 4 p.m. Oct. 22.
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