WINDCREST, TEXAS (Oct. 5, 2019) - The Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) men's cross-country team powered through four other opponents to captured the Fifth Annual OLLU Cross-Country Invite Saturday morning at the Windcrest Golf Course.
Head Coach Stephen Sherman commented, "It was a good day for us for sure. Anytime our team is able to win our own meet, it's hard to complain. We still have plenty to work on, such as getting our one through five time gap down, but I am pleased with the way we took care of business today. We will look forward to continuing to improve into our Kansas meet and beyond."
The Saints tallied 47 points to win the 8k, and they were followed by NCAA D3 University of St. Thomas with 48 points, NJCAA Jacksonville College withg 54 points, NCAA D2 St. Edward's University with 78 points and NAIA Texas College with 139 points.
The top finisher for the Saints was Nathaniel Rodriguez, who logged a 28:10 8k for eighth place. He was followed by Andrew Moczygemba at 28:23 for 10th place, Jose Zarate at 28:26 for 11th place, Christopher Marcus at 28:51 for 13th place and Isaac Martinez at 29:10 for 15th place. Other finishers for OLLU were Hector Puente at 29:34, Miguel Segura at 30:13, Patrick Duncan at 30:41 and Antonio Bustamante at 31:56.
The Saints will now prepare for their next meet, which will be the NAIA Mid-States Classic hosted by Southwestern College in Winfield, Kan., on Oct. 26.