AURELIA - Newell-Fonda took first place in the Northwest Conference Meet held on the Aurelia course on Tuesday.
The Mustangs, led by medalist Alex Vanderhoff's round of 34, shot a 172 team total score, to edge Alta by five strokes. Sioux Central placed third, with a 182 team total, and the host Bulldogs were fourth, shooting a 184. Storm Lake St. Mary's was fifth (187), Laurens-Marathon sixth (189) and Schaller-Crestland placed seventh, with a team score of 251.
Runner-up medalist was Alta's Tim Gregg, who shot a 38. Aurelia was led by Nick Hirschman, who shot a 43. Cam Meyer shot a 44, Jarrett Heubrock 47, and Cody Glienke 50 to round out Aurelia's scoring.