Cross country: Thunder have 2 boys, 2 girls earn all-GRC

Zimmerman had four all-conference runners as the Thunder girls placed fifth and the boys seventh among eight teams at the Granite Ridge Conference meet Thursday in Albany.

Thunder junior Nicole Jurik placed fourth in 16:02 and freshman Kelsie Tufto was 13th in 16:43 to make all-GRC while seventh-grader Cheresa Bouley was 17th to get honorable mention.

Connor Gagne placed fourth (17:24) and Jordan Jeandron seventh (17:36) in the boys race. Both are sophomores.

The Little Falls boys and St. Cloud Cathedral girls captured team championships.

Individual winners were Cathedral’s Nick Golebiowski and Mora’s Bethany Coop.

The Royals next meet will be Section 7AA in Cloquet on Thursday, Oct. 24.