Cross Country Reserves Compete At Dan Huston Invitational

first_imgStory Links Men’s Results Women’s Results WAVERLY, Iowa – Select members of the Drake University cross country teams got valuable race experience Saturday at the Dan Huston Invitational, hosted by Wartburg. Three members of the women’s team raced on the 6-kilometer course while six members of the men’s team participated in the 8-kilometer men’s race.As a team, the men finished seventh in the team standings, led by Maximilian Fridrich’s seventh-place finish. Competing for the first time this year, the All-MVC talent finished in 26:33.3, just 25 seconds off the winning pace set by Wartburg’s Sam Pinkowski.Jack Zettl and Sam King also recorded top-40 finishes for the Bulldogs as Zettl finished 33rd while King was 38th to finish in the top sixth of the huge field.Freshman Lucy Avenson was the top finisher for Drake’s women’s team as she completed the 6-kilometer course in 26:41.4. The Bulldogs will continue their training in preparation for their next event, Oct. 18, at the Bradley Pink Classic.Dan Huston InvitationalWaverly, IowaDrake Individual Women’s Results6 Kilometers – 224 Runners107. Lucy Avenson, 26:41.4113. Alexa Andrews, 26:49.1202. Samantha Jones, 30:54.7 Men’s Team Standings1. Wartburg, 37 2. Washington U., 39 3. Loras, 121 4. St. Thomas (Minn.), 138 5. Gustavus Adolphus, 156 6. Central College, 165 7. Drake, 186 8. Simpson (Iowa), 196 9. Iowa Central CC, 311 10. Cornell College, 312 11. Monmouth (Ill.), 313 12. Wis.-Superior, 346 13. ISU Running Club, 410 14. Waldorf, 416 15. Buena Vista, 426 16. Iowa Track and Field Club, 442 Drake Individual Men’s Results 8 Kilometers – 274 runners7. Maximilian Fridrich, 26:33.333. Jack Zettl, 27:18.838. Sam King, 27:32.995. Xavier Lechleitner, 28:27.697. Cole Friedman, 28:92.1100. Bradley Brodsky, 28:32.9 Print Friendly Versionlast_img read more