Calia Chaney of Pequot Lakes took first place honors with a time of 18:48.6 in the Section 7-1A championship Monday, Oct. 12.
The Patriots as a team were section champions for the second consecutive year with a score of 101.
Patriots Rian Zutter finished fourth in 20:01.8 and Carly Chaney sixth in 20:28.7.
Mara Adam was the top finisher for the Pine River-Backus Tigers in 23:11.6, with Mimi Bueckers finishing 92 seconds later.
Team scores: 1-Pequot Lakes 101, 2-Proctor 105, 3-Virginia 116, 4-North Shore 118, 5-South Ridge 129 … 11-Crosby-Ironton 271
Individual winner: Calia Chaney (PL) 18:48.6
Crosby-Ironton results: 23-Emily Miller 21:46.5, 40-Anna Westin 22:26.2, 69-Gabby Rosecrans 23:36.6, 71-Ruby Westin 23:43.2, 81-Ellie Mitchell 24:05.4, 95-Annaliese Vignieri 25:06.8, 98-Adelaide Lonergan 25:29.4
Pequot Lakes results: 4-Rian Zutter 20:01.8, 6-Carly Chaney 20:28.7, 43-Isabel Larson 22:35.8, 48-Emma Flaws 22:45.8, 64-Lilix Gustafson 23:27.6, 67-Elisa Flaws 23:33.7
Pine River-Backus results: 58-Mara Adams 23:11.6, 91-Mimi Bueckers 24:43.1, 112-Kelsey Bergem 26:59.1