PARK RAPIDS - Naomi Landecker continued her season-long torrid pace as she ran away from the pack to win the Park Rapids Invitational with a time of 14:37, helping lead the Staples-Motley Cardinals to a second-place finish Monday.
The Pequot Lakes boys' team captured a first-place finish thanks to the efforts of Clayton Foster, who finished fourth, Kellen Braren, who finished fifth and Silas Lydeen, who finished ninth.
Emma Progreba placed fourth and Natasha Wenzel placed 10th in aiding Landecker and the Cardinals to their second-place finish.
The Staples-Motley boys' team placed third as Jordan Bendson finished sixth, Josiah Fuhrman eighth, and Josh Ulring 10th.
The Wadena-Deer Creek boys' team was led by Tim Papillon's 28th place finish as the Wolverines placed eighth as a team.
Travis Wheeler was the high finisher for the Pine River-Backus Tigers as he placed 31st.
Kylie Beltz placed ninth for the Pequot Lakes girls' team as it finished sixth. Kelsey Browne was the high finisher for the W-DC girls' team at 17th. The PR-B girls were led by Kyra Taylor's 45th place finish.
Boys' team scores: 1-Pequot Lakes 53, 2-Perham 58, 3-Staples-Motley 59, 4-Warroad 73, 5-Roseau 172, 6-Bagley 197, 7-East Grand Forks 210, 8-Wadena-Deer Creek 257, 9-Pine River-Backus 260, 10-Park Rapids 266, 11-UNC 274, 12-Ottertail Central 297, 13-Pelican Rapids 311
Individual winner: Moses Heppner (Warroad) 16:51
Pequot Lakes results: 4-Clayton Foster 17:06, 5-Kellen Braren 17:24, 9-Silas Lydeen 17:51, 17-Adison Runberg 18:39, 22-Jake Braam 18:49, 29-Jacob Headlee 19:02, 33-Jonas Dale 19:11
Staples-Motley results: 6-Jordan Bendson 17:25, 8-Josiah Fuhrman 17:43, 10-Josh Ulring 18:02, 14-Ken Suzuki 18:18, 23-Brandon Sterriker 18:50, 25-Josh Freese 18:57, 30-Isaac Fuhrman 19:03
Wadena-Deer Creek results: 28-Tim Papillon 19:01, 49-Neil Janson 19:58, 54-Andrew Browne 20:11, 55-Zach Bernu 20:13, 78-Chris Papillon 22:23, 85-Jacob Snyder 23:54
Pine River-Backus results: 31-Travis Wheeler 19:06, 36-Sam Hedberg 19:20, 57-Joe Smith 20:16, 70-Nathan Smith 21:16, 74-Patrick Rudlang 22:02, 77-Jeremy Lablanc 22:12
Girls' team scores: 1-Perham 41, 2-Staples-Motley 43, 3-Park Rapids 102, 4-Wadena-Deer Creek 138, 5-Roseau 145, 6-Pequot Lakes 171, 7-East Grand Forks 174, 8-Pelican Rapids 197, 9-Bagley-Fosston 215, 10-UNC 223, 11-Warroad 224, 12-Pine River-Backus inc.
Individual winner: Naomi Landecker (SM) 14:37
Pequot Lakes results: 9-Kylie Beltz 16:09, 23-Sydney Johnson 17:13, 43-Jordan Roy 18:04, 46-Madison Engun 18:15, 63-Carica Braren 19:33, 66-Ashley LaRock 19:59, 75-Brittany Engblom 21:34
Staples-Motley results: 4-Emma Progreba 15:32, 10-Natasha Wenzel 16:10, 12-Rachel Amiot 16:21, 16-Kaytlin Roth 6:44, 31-Emily Fuhrman 17:33, 51-Katlyn Ulring 18:27, 65-Annie Nilsson 19:42
Wadena-Deer Creek results: 17-Kelsey Browne 16:46, 18-Emily Wood 16:56, 25-Hannah Toedter 17:19, 52-Lauren Girard 18:28, 77-Courtney Snyder 22:38
Pine-River Backus results: 45-Kyra Taylor 18:11, 78-Lydia Krecklau 22:56, 79-Kristle Peltier 24:35, 80-Kayla Peltier 26:45, 81-Francisck Ellestad 27:49
Next: P-L at Section 7-1A meet at Cloquet 12 p.m. October 25, SM at Hawley Invitational 4 p.m. October 22, PRB at Section meet at TBA 4 p.m. October 25.
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