Trojans Finish 2nd At Royal Cross Country Challenge

Trojans Finish 2nd At Royal Cross Country Challenge

Charlotte, N.C. - The University of Mount Olive men's cross country team finished 2nd of 43 teams at the Royal Cross Country Challenge hosted by Queens University in Charlotte, N.C.

MEET INFORMATION
RESULTS: Individual    |    Team
Location: Charlotte, N.C.

INSIDE THE RESULTS 

Men's 8k

 

 

 

Name

Time

Team Score

Event Finish

Tai Smith

24:04

7

7

Jacob Gonzalez

24:14

8

8

Jereamy Hall

24:16

10

10

Alexandre Durand

24:21

11

11

Altan Cornu

25:03

32

35

Jacob Willis

25:06

(36)

39

Daniel Francken

25:08

(39)

42

Jay Hall

25:09

 

46

Christian Duran

25:39

 

87

Branson Oduor

25:46

 

102

Joshua Hall

25:49

 

109

Jonathon Wojcuich

26:31

 

164

Austin Sullivan

27:04

 

213

Jett Hall

27:06 

 

215

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NOTABLES

  • Tai SmithJacob Gonzalez, and Jereamy Hall all finished in the top-10 for the Trojans coming in seventh, eighth, and tenth respectively

  • Smith's time of 24:04 is a new personal record for the junior from Glendale, Ariz., who's previous PR was 24:38 set last season.

  • Gonzalez also set a new PR with his time of 24:14. The sophomore's previous best time was 24:57.

  • Alexandre Durand rounded out the top-15 finishers for Mount Olive coming in 11th overall. His time of 24:21 is a new personal best beating his previous PR of 24:48 set last season.

  • Altan Cornu wrapped up the Trojans runners with countable points tallying 32 team points with his 35th place finish.

UP NEXT

Mount Olive is back on the course next Saturday, Oct. 20, as the team travels to Pittsburgh, Pa., to compete in the NCAA National Preview Meet.