Cross country: Spectrum girls 9th, boys 11th at Waconia meet

The Spectrum girls placed 9th and the boys were 11th in the 12-team Waconia Invitational on Tuesday on a difficult course at Crown College.

The Sting’s top five in the girls 4K were Kayla Zimmerman (17:41), Becca Peterson (18:57), Anna Wieters (19:06), Emily Owens (19:16), and Anna Nielson (18:39). Top runners for the boys in the 5K were Chad Schwinghammer (18:24), Joey Chaffin (22:45), and Joel Gavin (22:57).

The Sting will run in the Becker Invitational on Tuesday.