The Rush City boys cross country team took eighth place out of 11 teams at the Milaca Early Bird Invitational Monday, Aug. 27; while the girls team was imcomplete. Garrett Larson was the first Tiger boy to cross the finish line coming in 19th out of 78 competitors. Kevin Nelso was 46th, Colton Baldwin 56th, Colin Yaritz 57th and Mason Stevens 71st. Sammi Oscarson was the first girl Tiger to come in placing 51st out of 78 contenders. Courtney Arvidson was 58th and Payton Ramberg finished 70th. The Rush City boys and girls cross country teams will compete in the Pine City Invitational at the Pine City Golf Course at 3:45 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 6.