Freeman Academy/Marion's Thalen Schroeder, left, and Luke Allison battle it out for 10th place as they sprint down the homestretch of the 5,000-meter course at Valley View Golf Course at the Flyer Invitational Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 12. Schroeder edged Allison by less than a second and the Bearcat boys easily claimed the title with 14 points. Dell Rapids St. Mary was second with 30. The FA/Marion boys were paced by Thaniel Schroeder and Titus Roesler, who finished first and third on what was a warm and windy Wednesday. Jada Koerner led the FA/Marion girls with a seventh-place finish in the varsity field. For Freeman Public, Erin Uecker placed 14th and Rylie Gossen was 18th in the varsity girls divison. At the JV level, FA/Marion's Connor Epp won the boys race while Hadley Luke was fifth in the JV field. Freeman Public's Kaytlin Panktratz placed sixth for the JV girls.