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Cross Country: PR-B boys 8th in Menahga - Adams top finisher for Tiger girls

Caleb Travis was the top finisher for the Tiger cross country team, taking 37th with a time of 22 minutes, 40 seconds at the United North Central Invitational on Monday, Aug. 27.

Despite finishing just four and five seconds after Travis, respectively, Kade Schneider and Marcus Lukanen finished 55th and 57th overall at the meet, which took place at Blueberry Pines Golf Course.

Keenan Dahl was just two spots behind Lukanen with a time of 23:16, and Tyler Peterson finished just four seconds later.

Mara Adams was the top finisher for a PR-B girls team that had just three runners competing. She finished 21st overall with a time of 25:31.

Anna Sechser followed with a 29th-place finish, completing the course in 27:03. Lauren Penkhus finished in 29:19.

Boys results

Team scores: 1-Staples-Motley 17, 2-Ottertail Central 52, 3-Bagley-Fosston 100, 4-Park Rapids Area 113, 5-United North Central 131, 6-New York Mills 163, 7-Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 181, 8-Pine River-Backus 198, INC-Crosby-Ironton

Individual winner: 1-Emmet Anderson (Staples-Motley) 16:49

Pine River-Backus results: 37-Caleb Travis 22:40, 55-Kade Schneider 22:44, 57-Marcus Lukanen 22:45, 59-Keenan Dahl 23:16, 60-Tyler Peterson 23:20

Girls results

Team scores: 1-Staples-Motley 22, 2-United North Central 50, 3-Crosby-Ironton 56, 4-Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 87, 5-Deer River-Northland 125, INC-Pine River-Backus

Individual Winner: 1-Annika Aho (United North Central) 20:43

Pine River-Backus results: 21-Mara Adams 25:31, 29-Anna Sechser 27:03, 41-Lauren Penkhus 29:19