Young girls cross country teams from Fond du Lac and Springs took 12th and 13th respectively at the West Bend Invite on Saturday.
Sophomore Megan Buechel paced the Cardinals in 24th place overall with a time of 16:42. The other four qualifying times all came between 18:11 and 18:35.
Abby Busse, Springs’ only senior, led her team with an 11th place finish in 16 minutes, 6 seconds. Liz Bohn was just 24 seconds back in 18th place individually.
Mayville was back in 18th place as a team led by Brittaney Danner’s race in 18:15.
In the boys race, Fondy took 13th. Nathan Gunderson (17:10, 10th), Nolan Cunningham (17:12, 13th) and Chris Leisses (17:23, 15th) gave Fondy a strong first three, but the times fell off after them.
Mayville took 15th as a team with Chance Feller leading the Cardinals with a time of 18:38.
Springs took 18th as sophomores Andrew Skiff (19:12) and Alan Burkart (19:14) broke 20 minutes.