The Maquoketa Cardinals girls cross country placed third as a team in the Bellevue meet at the Bellevue Golf Club Sept. 24. 

Addison Michel continued her strong running, placing 14th with a time of 23:34. Sydney Miller came in 15th  with a time of 23:56. This pair, along with Cari Pickup, has led the team all season. The trio pushes each other each to improve their times.

Easton Valley River Hawks’ Aiden Gruver just keeps placing in the top seven. He finished there again in Bellevue Tuesday night with a time of 17:48. At his three meets so far this season, Gruver has placed first, sixth, and seventh, with his best time of 17:48. 

• Boys 

Team scores — 1. Cal-Wheat 45; 2. Camanche 59; 3. Northeast 82; 4. Bellevue 102; 5. Wapello 118.

Top 5 Individuals — 1. Dylan Darsidan (Camanche) 16:18; 2. Brady Griebel (Bellevue) 16:20; 3. Chase Knoche (Cal-Wheat) 4. Andrew Hilgendorf (Northeast) 17:00; 5. Dodson Melchiori (Camanche) 17:35.

Maquoketa Individuals — 47. Brady Caven 21:24; 54. Kaleb Flenker 23:12; 58. Ivan Martin 24:07; 61. Carter Rutenbeck 25:35; 63. Gabe Gardner 27:04; 66. Ryan Warren 32:44.

Easton Valley Individuals— 7. Aiden Gruver 17:48; 19. Carter Jargo 19:00; 52. Austin Franzen 22:34; 60. Evan Christof 25:09; 64. Evan Meier 28:12; 65. Austin Weber 28:54; 67. Logan Drury 33:02. 

nGirls

Team scores — 1. Prince of Peace 33; 2. Marquette 36; 3. Maquoketa 73; 4. Camanche 92; 5. Wapello 96.

Top 5 Individuals — 1. Halle Kilburg (Marquette) 20:11; 2. Cenady Soenksen (Northeast) 20:33; 3. Kiley Chapman (North Cedar) 20:41; 4. Holly Beauchamp (Marquette) 22:00; 5. Gabby Williamson (Bellevue) 22:07. 

Maquoketa Individuals — 14. Addison Michel 23:34; 15. Sydney Miller 23:56; 26. Harley Eye 25:56; 28. Ariana Payton 26:56; 29. Savannah Dykstra 27:00.