Congratulations to this week’s KAUS Overby Orthodontics Prep Athletes of the Week, the Blooming Prairie Awesome Blossoms boys cross-country team!
The Blossoms, who have been improving steadily as the season has went on continued that trend on Monday by taking first place at the Gopher Conference meet for the first time since 1999. The Blossoms ended up with 43 points to win the 9-team meet, which was well ahead of runner-up WEM/JWP in second place with 60 points, and Maple River in third place with 71 points. Will Sunde and Tyler Forystek led the way for BP Monday by finishing 6th and 7th, respectively, with times of 19:14 and 19:19, Brecklin Cochlin took 11th with a final time of 20:16, Derek Kubicek was 14th Monday with a time of 21:27, and Isaac Fort was 17th with a time of 21:28. Sunde was named 1st Team All-Gopher Conference Monday, while Forystek and Cochlin were both named 2nd Team All-Gopher Conference, and Kubicek and Fort were both named to the Honorable Mention All-Gopher Conference team.
Congratulations again to this week’s Overby Orthodontics Prep Athletes of the Week, the Blooming Prairie Awesome Blossoms boys cross-country team. Dr. Eric Overby and his staff at Overby Orthodontics, with offices in Austin, Stewartville and Rochester, smile with us! See all of the services they have to offer by logging on to their webpage at overbyorthodontics.com.