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Seawolves, Clan Secure Top Women's XC Team Finishes placed ninth to lead the GNAC in the NCAA Division II Women's Cross Country Championships. Men's Cross Country/Track & Field Record Book. Updated June 5 Michael Jordan NCAA II Championships 9. Rob Kirby. NCAA D1 Cross Country Championships. The New Mexico Women and Northern Arizona Men . California State Cross Country Championships.
They brought home the team title for the first time in the history of the program. Runa Falch captured her first individual title of the season, winning with a time of To secure the team title, the women registered four of the next 11 spots. Leah Black was edged out by a tenth of a second, finishing in third place, Kristin Brondbo clocked in at fifth while Kyle Blakeslee and Annie Pfeifle finished closed the door for any other teams coming in 10th and 12th, respectively.
That totals to 29 team points, 79 ahead of second place Winona State. A two-time cross country All-American, Agnew placed second overall to lead the Marauders regional efforts. The senior from Onamia, MN, led the 6, meter race at the halfway point before dropping one slot. She traversed the trail in a time of Wolf finished just two places behind Agnew as the senior from Dickinson, ND, claimed fourth.
The All-American held her spot throughout the run and clocked a time of Jessica Young earned an eighth-place finish while shattering the program's individual meet record by over 30 seconds.
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Jordan Skelly and Kayla Gudmundson also recorded top finishes for the Warriors. Kayla Gudmundson is making a return trip to the NCAA Championship after advancing to the national meet as an individual in Travis Beniak took home his first individual title of the season in Adam Braun was right behind him earning second place while Paul Yak registered a seventh place finish and Nathan Hauge and Karold Karbo capped off the Viking domination with 10th and 11th place finishes.
TJ Gleason may not have scored points for the Augustana team, but his 17th place finish was valuable; stealing points from other teams looking to close in on the Vikings. There were runners that participated in the championship meet. Over won last weekend's Mid-East Regional while Hartung placed fifth at the regional meet last weekend.
The seventh place finish is the highest for a Capital Athletic Conference runner at the national meet. Goucher's Jeff Olencik was the previous high finisher in the CAC as he placed ninth at the national championship meet.
Head coach Erick Camodeca couldn't have been happier with the result.
Division III Track & Field Championships - Claremont Mudd Scripps
We were aiming for Top 35, which is Coaches All American. He put himself in position by getting out early and establishing position within the lead pack. Heading into the 3K Tim was about 10 seconds out from Top 15, at this point we knew he was in great shape. A few meters past the 5K, Tim was in th place.
At this point it was about staying strong and confident.