Men's Cross Country: Raiders Place 21st at All-Ohio Championships

Men's Cross Country: Raiders Place 21st at All-Ohio Championships

NORTON, Ohio -- Mount Union's men's cross country team placed 21st out of 39 teams at the All-Ohio Championships Saturday at Silver Creek Metro Park in Norton.

The Purple Raiders had 618 points which was 10 points behind 20th place Denison. Akron won the overall team title with 90 points while Otterbein was the top NCAA Division III team with 158 points in sixth place.

Nicky Landis (Navarre / Fairless) was the top Mount Union finisher in 99th place.

The Raiders will next run Sat., Oct. 13 at the Inter-Regional Rumble in Oberlin, Ohio.

All-Ohio Championships

Team Scores

  1. Akron 90, 2. Ohio 93, 3. Malone 109, 4. Walsh 112, 5. Cedarville 139, 6. Otterbein 158, 7. Kent State 217, 8. Case Western Reserve 240, 9. John Carroll 263, 10. Shawnee State 332, 11. Ohio Northern 372, 12. Wright State 382, 13. Wooster 402, 14. Findlay 403, 15. Toledo 447, 16. Baldwin Wallace 460, 17. Franciscan 466, 18. Ashland 503, 19. Heidelberg 587, 20. Denison 608, 21. Mount Union 618, 22. Wilmington 654, 23. Tiffin 669, 24. Kenyon 675, 25. Ohio Christian 687, 26. Central State 709, 27. Mount Vernon Nazarene 727, 28. Ohio Wesleyan 731, 29. Rio Grande 813, 30. Wittenberg 849, 31. Bluffton 871, 32. Ohio Dominican 920, 33. Muskingum 1060, 34. Columbus State C.C. 1133, 35. Kent St.-Trumbull 1137, 36. Lorain C.C. 1146, 37. Lourdes 1181, 38. Defiance 1202, 39. Urbana 1269.

Top 5 Individuals

  1. Josh Park (OHIO) 24:14.9, 2. Andre-Bollam-Godbott (AKR) 24:20.5, 3. Kyle Bussard (OHIO) 24:21.4, 4. Ian McVey 24:23.8, 5. Ethan Sullivan (CED) 24:24.0.

Mount Union

99. Nicky Landis 26:10.4, 127. Jared Marsh 26:34.0, 139. Casey Kropka 26:46.9, 141. Jon Bach 26:49.3, 148. Logan Brown 26:55.4, 178. Colten Trimble 27:28.8, 185. Jon Wahlie 27:37.9, 197. Hunter Probert 27:57.5, 221. Alex Bryan 28:30.0