Hillsdale College
Charger cross country teams open 2009 seasons at Pre-Regional Meet in Wisconsin
Both teams finish 4th overall at meet
Sept. 20, 2009 – After more than a month of training and preparation, the Hillsdale College men’s and women’s cross country teams traveled to Kenosha, Wisconsin over the weekend to compete in a Pre-Regional meet, hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Parkside.

The Charger men’s team finished fourth in a very strong field of teams, with 104 points. Hillsdale finished behind Division I schools Louisville and Marquette, and ahead of Division I schools like North Dakota State and UW-Milwaukee.

Individually, senior Timothy Howse was the Chargers’ top runner at the meet, taking 10th place with a time of 25:45.5. Three places later came Jacob Secor, who finished the race in 25:56.

Alex Ralston and Chuck Wysong took third and fourth on the team, both finishing in the top 27 overall.

The women’s cross country team also finished in fourth place with 122 team points. The Chargers were the highest-finishing GLIAC team at the meet, and bested Division I North Dakota State at the meet.

Categories: Track and Cross News

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.