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BHS cross country teams finish second at Bemidji Invite

Jenna and Kim Truedson, third and second from the right, lead out the pack of Bemidji cross country runners at the Bemidji Invitational on Tuesday at Greenwood Golf Course. Also running are Nicole Erdman, Dani Gronhovd and Amber Smith. Pioneer Photo/Monte Draper

Jenna Truedson continued her winning ways Tuesday as she captured the individual title at the cross country meet hosted by Bemidji at Greenwood Golf Course.

Truedson completed the 4-kilometer race in 14:49 and enjoyed a 13-second lead over her nearest challenger, Taylor Janssen of Moorhead.

The Spuds defeated the Lumberjacks 24-37 in the dual meet. Trek North and Indus also competed but with incomplete teams.

Kim Truedson finished third individually in 15:30. Other Bemidji finishers were Dani Gronhovd (16:10), Mikayla Connell (17:17), Nicole Erdman (17:17), Kayla Olson (17:21) and Emma Brokl (17:44).

In the boys varsity race Sam Carlson paced the Jacks as he was second in 16:58. Glenn Ellingson of Moorhead was the overall winner in 16:26.

The Spuds defeated the Lumberjacks 20-35.

Seth Neubeck was sixth (17:39), Ryan Erickson eighth (17:50), Adam Holter ninth (17:54); Adam Lewis 10th (17:54), Thomas Revering 12th (17:59) and Billy Freyholtz 14th (18:17).

Bemidji's next competition will be Oct. 27 at the section meet hosted by Rocori.

BHS Invitational

At Greenwood Golf Course

Girls Varsity, 4 km

Moorhead 24, Bemidji 37, Trek North incomplete, Indus incomplete

1-J.Truedson (B) 14:49. Other Bemidji: 3-K.Truedson 15:30; 10-Gronhovd 16:10; 11-Connell 17:17; 12-Erdman 17:17; 13-Olson 17:21; 14-Brokl 17:44

Boys Varsity, 5-km

Moorhead 20, Bemidji 35, Trek North incomplete, Indus incomplete

1-Ellinngson (Moor) 16:26

Bemidji's results: 2-Carlson 16:58; 6-Neubeck 17:39; 8-Erickson 17:50; 9-Holter 17:54; 10-Lewis 17:54; 12-Revering 17:59; 14-Freyholtz 18:17

Pat Miller

Pat Miller is the sports editor at the Pioneer.

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