Cross Country: Hoheisel, Becker pace Pierz at Albany

Sports Editor

The Pierz boys and girls cross country teams each earned eighth place at Tuesday’s Albany meet.

Sophomore Kyle Becker paced the Pierz boys with a 15th-place performance in 18:27.4, followed by seniors Will Corbett (19:17.5) and Elias Schomer (20:57.9), freshman Matt Janson (20:59.5), sophomore Daniel Tautges (21:07.7) and senior Mitchell Czech (22:41.3).

Senior Megan Hoheisel earned 27th in 17:28.3, eighth-grader Emma Hoheisel took 29th in 17:29.1 and sophomore Arre Langer placed 30th in 17:30.9 to lead the Pioneers girls.

Sophomore Dane Hennen (18:17.0), eighth-grader Lillian Guck (19:19.0) and senior Beth Broschofsky (24:18.2) rounded out the lineup for Pierz.

Pierz hosts the Central Minnesota Conference meet, Tuesday.