Young guns

Jordan Parent Ellie Hanowski
Ellie Hanowski

Seventh-graders Ellie Hanowski and Jordan Parent have been making varsity (top-seven) contributions to the Forest Lake girls cross-country team all year, including at the Swain Meet in Duluth Oct. 7. The Ranger order was freshman Amelea Hauer (fourth of 137, 20 minutes, 38.5 seconds), junior Regan Duffy (fifth, 20:39), senior Caroline Schoessow (ninth, 20:48.4), eighth-grader Ava Wilson (13th, 20:56.9), Parent (14th, 21:01.0), Hanowski (15th, 21:02.0) and eighth-grader Hunter Haines (68th, 23:25.8). The Rangers finished second of 19 teams in the Class AA race with 42 points, 11 behind champions St. Michael-Albertville and 88 ahead of third-placers Minneapolis Southwest. The Forest Lake boys and girls teams will host their respective Suburban East Conference championship meets at Tanners Brook Golf Club on Oct. 17.