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North Branch cross country
Rinke races at state
Published November 14, 2015 at 8:00 am
Viking returns finish with section race
Published November 7, 2015 at 8:02 am
Rinke heads to fourth state meet by Kat Ladwig
Viking boys capture home title
Published October 17, 2015 at 8:02 am
NB cross-country girls place second The North Branch cross-country team hosted its annual Viking Invitational last Tuesday at the North Branch Golf Course. The host girls team took second place, having been just one point away from first with 36 points. Chisago Lakes earned the top spot with 35...
Viking runners make tracks
Published October 3, 2015 at 8:00 am
NB travels to Chisago Lakes, Milaca It was a busy week for the North Branch cross-country team, which kicked off competition last week with a successful showing at Chisago Lakes on Tuesday. The Viking boys earned second place overall, led by senior Scott Ramberg in sixth place of 45 racers with a...
NB runners take on Mississippi 8
Published October 23, 2014 at 8:26 am
Rinke, Ramberg, Belland earn conference honors Three North Branch runners earned honors at the Mississippi 8 Conference race at Buffalo Heights Golf Course last Thursday, while 14 Vikings recorded personal best times on the year, despite a hilly course. Sophomore Rhianna Rinke led North Branch for...
NB cross-country represents at Milaca
Published September 25, 2014 at 8:24 am
Rinke, Belland, Bear finish in top 20 Ten Viking cross-country runners earned personal best times at the renowned Milaca Mega Meet on Saturday, when 4,400 racers gathered to compete on the crowded Stones Throw Golf Course. North Branch top girls runner, sophomore Rhianna Rinke, confirmed her spot...
Rinke shows improvement at state
Published November 6, 2013 at 7:29 am
NB runner places 65th of 174 Freshman Rhianna Rinke traveled to St. Olaf College in Northfield to compete in the Class AA cross-country state meet over the weekend. Rinke finished in 65th place in a field of 174 in the 4K race with a time of 15:19. Twin sisters and sophomores Bethany and Megan...
NB cross country ventures into Wildcat terrain
Published October 16, 2013 at 11:17 am
Viking girls defeat Chisago Lakes The North Branch boys and girls cross-country teams competed at just one meet last week, a dual at Chisago Lakes. The Viking girls defeated the Wildcats with the top five North Branch runners all finishing around or under the 18-minute mark in the 4K race. Leading...
Rinke races her way to victory
Published September 11, 2013 at 10:59 am
Hovland finishes strong at third North Branch standout Rhianna Rinke (left) won the Pine City CC Invitational girls varsity race Sept. 5 in 15:42. Casey Hovland (right) took third with a time of 16:30. North Branch won the girls team title with a score of 33, Mora was second at 37 and Pine City...
Rhianna Rinke runs her way to state
Published October 31, 2012 at 1:42 pm
Last Thursday, the cold rain and snow stopped falling just before North Branch eighth grader Rhianna Rinke began her successful quest for a girls cross country section medal and a trip to state. Rinke took third place out of 110 competitors, finishing in the frigid Section 7AA 4000 meter (2.5 mile)...