The Park Region Conference Cross Country Meet was held at Wadena on Tuesday. Bertha-Hewitt won the boys’ team competition with 37 points and Ottertail Central finished second with 70 points. Third place went to Ashby-Brandon-Evansville (85), followed by Wadena-Deer Creek (116), Parkers Prairie (149), Pine River-Backus (152), New York Mills (172) and Pillager (244). Brady Rach of Bertha-Hewitt won the boys’ individual title with a time of 17:35.1.
Wadena-Deer Creek scored 40 points to win the girls’ team title. United North Central was runner-up with 62 and OTC took third with 78. They were followed by Pillager with 121, New York Mills (128) and Pine River-Backus (204). Anjalie Aho (20:43.3) of UNC won the individual girls’ championship.