Bismarck Century wins NDHSAA Class A Boys Cross Country Team Title


October 26, 2019 8:15 pm

By Tom Mix
NDHSAA Media Specialist

MINOT, N.D. – Bismarck Century reclaimed its spot atop the North Dakota Class A boys cross country ranks.

The Patriots posted a team score of 51 to win its third Class A state championship in the last four seasons on Saturday, October 26 at the NDHSAA State Meet held at Souris Valley Golf Course.

Century’s five scorers all finished in the Top 20 led by Mason Kindel who placed seventh with a time of 16 minutes, nine seconds.

A year ago Dickinson junior Brady Yoder finished runner up to Bismarck’s Sean Korsmo. On Saturday, the Midgets’ standout won the individual state title racing to a time of 15 minutes, 21 seconds. Korsmo finished second place with a time of 15:33.

INDIVIDUAL TOP 20

1. Brady Yoder, Dickinson, 15:21; 2. Sean Korsmo, Bismarck High, 15:33; 3. Jacob Knodle, West Fargo Sheyenne, 15:43; 4. Gavin Haut, Jamestown, 15:44; 5. Micade Shumway, Williston, 16:00; 6. Fynn Krenz, Williston, 16:06; 7. Mason Kindel, Bismarck Century, 16:09; 8. Ben Anteau, Jamestown, 16:10; 9. Griffin House, Bismarck Century, 16:13; 10. Ethan Bender, Bismarck Century, 16:14; 11. Hunter McHenry, Grand Forks Red River, 16:16; 12. Austin Wald, Bismarck Century, 16:17; 13. Jacob Ersland, Bismarck Century, 16:22; 14. Aiden Jung, Dickinson, 16:22; 15. Caleb Hanson, Dickinson, 16:24; 16. Matthew Rongitsch, Grand Forks Red River, 16:27; 17. Sam Harmon, Fargo North, 16:30; 18. John Ness, Bismarck Legacy, 16:32; 19. Gunnar Alvarado, Williston, 16:39; 20. Caeden Johnson, West Fargo Sheyenne, 16:42.

TEAM RESULTS (Top 5)

1. Bismarck Century (51); 2. Williston (91); 3. Dickinson (104); 4. Jamestown (162); 5. Bismarck High (165)

2019 NDHSAA CROSS COUNTRY STATE MEET RESULTS

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