The North Branch girls cross country team placed 15th out of 25 teams, while the boys team came in 20th out of 29 teams in the Swain Invitational at Enger Golf Course in Duluth Saturday, Oct. 6. Rhianna Rinke led the team again, coming in fourth out of 174 competetors with a time of 15:26.2. Casey Hovland was 39th, Haley Huset 87th, Cassidy White 105th, Claire Schraufnagel 116th and Laura Dolezalek finished 131st. The first Viking boy to finish was Ean arpentier coming in 65th out of 188 runners with a time of 17:50.6. Zach Peno placed 65th, Kyle Crowell 98th, Jake Petrik 121st, Kyle Granger 136th, Josh Petrik 154th and Noah Hubbard was 155th. The Viking boys and girls cross country teams will compete in the North Suburban Conference Championships at Ponds Golf Course in St. Francis at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16.