Cross country: Spectrum teams open season

Spectrum cross country teams opened their season with a record 36 runners participating in the Early Bird Meet held at Bassett Creek Park in Crystal on Tuesday.

Top runners for the Sting in the girls 4K were Emily Owens (18:58), Becca Peterson (18:59), and Kayla Zimmerman (19:21).

Top runners for the boy’s in the 5K were Chad Schwinghammer (19:48), Nick Eng (22:04), and Erik Hansen (22:09).

The Sting will next participate in the Rockford Invitational on Tuesday, Sept. 6.