Peterson places 86th at state Nordic ski meet
Hastings High School freshman Rachel Peterson placed 86th at the state Nordic ski meet Thursday at Giants Ridge in Biwabik.
Peterson had a time of 19 minutes and 3 seconds in the 5K freestyle leg of the race. She had a time of 21:07.4 in the classic leg for a combined time of 40:10.4.
The winner was Nora Gilbertson of Stillwater, who had a time of 33:54.3.
There were 118 athletes competing in the meet.