Cross Country Teams Compete at Roy Griak Invitational

September 26, 1998

LARAMIE, Wyo. -

This past Saturday the Cowboy and Cowgirl cross country teams competed at the Roy Griak Invitational, held on the campus of the University of Minnesota. The men's team placed 16th of 21 teams while the women placed 17th of 18 teams.

The top runner for the Cowboys was Joe Hall, who finished the 8K course in a time of 25:24. Hall placed 26th in the field of 160 runners. Following Hall for the Cowboys were Chris Lee (26:15), Andy Schellenbarger (26:31), Greg Schabron (26:37), Nathan McLeland (26:55), and Chris Jons (28:44).

The top placer for the Cowgirls was Amy Hill, who placed 74th of 149 runners, with a time of 18:59 on the 5K course. Finishing up after Hill for the Cowgirls were Galena Ackerman (19:29), Lisa Sims (19:58), Melissa Greer (20:00), Jessica Strahan (20:12), and Tara Lamay (20:18).