Rugby wins NDHSAA Class B Cross Country Girls team title, DLB's Brynn Hanson earns medalist honors


October 22, 2021 7:00 pm

By Tom Mix
NDHSAA Media Specialist

JAMESTOWN, N.D. – Make it three NDHSAA Class B girls cross country team state championships in a row for the Rugby Panthers.

The Panthers posted a team score of 112 on Friday, October 22 at Parkhurst Recreation Area in Jamestown. The Panthers had three runners – Amelia Shepard (2nd, 19:40.75), Hannah Senechal (8th, 20:11.58) and Brooklyn Bartsch (13th, 20:31.92) – earn All-State honors with Top-20 individual finishes.

Kindred was runner up in the team race with a score of 148.

Des Lacs/Burlington eighth-grader Brynn Hanson took home individual medalist honors with a time of 19:25.35. Hanson was the No. 1-ranked Class B girls runner in the final North Dakota Cross Country Coaches Poll of the season released on October 13.

INDIVIDUAL TOP 20 (All-State)

1. Brynn Hanson, Des Lacs-Burlington, 19:26; 2. Amelia Shepard, Rugby, 19:41; 3. Westin Hannah, Shiloh Christian, 19:47; 4. Paige Cotton, Hillsboro/Central Valley, 19:54; 5. Norah Entzi, Edgeley/Kulm, 20:00; 6. Jenna Soine, Hatton/Northwood/Larimore, 20:04; 7. Dreah Frolek, Sargent Central/Lidgerwood/Oakes, 20:09; 8. Hannah Senechal, Rugby, 20:12; 9. Peyton Gette, Kindred, 20:19; 10. Annika Stroh, Lisbon, 20:20; 11. Mara Kempel, Lisbon, 20:24; 12. Kenadie Pazdernik, Carrington, 20:26; 13. Brooklyn Bartsch, Rugby, 20:32; 14. Tatum Mehus, May-Port CG, 20:38; 15. Maycie Talbott, South Prairie/Max, 20:39; 16. Myla Kaldor, Hillsboro-Central Valley, 20:40; 17. Grace Ray, Grafton, 20:40; 18. Abby Hardersen, Killdeer, 20:40; 19. Harley Detienne, Stanley, 20:41; 20. Olivia Frolek, Sargent Central/Lidgerwood/Oakes.

TEAM RESULTS (Top 5)

1. Rugby (112); 2. Kindred (148); 3. May-Port-CG (154); 4. Hillsboro/Central Valley (156); 5. Grafton (188).

FULL RESULTS

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