Men’s Cross Country Finishes Eighth at St. Olaf

Posted on September 18th, 2005 by

Alex Zupan (Jr., Monona, Wisc.) finished 23rd overall to lead the Gustavus men’s cross country team to an eighth place finish at the St. Olaf Invitational on Saturday. The Gusties amassed 242 total points, while Minnesota State, Mankato took the team title with 57 points. The Mavericks placed three runners in the top ten and two others in the top 25.

Zupan, a junior, traversed the 8-kilometer course in 27:21, crossing just ahead of Macalester’s David Auguston. Freshman Dan Foley (Minneapolis, Minn.) stopped the clock next for the Gusties, placing 52nd in a time of 28:40, just two seconds ahead of senior Andy Rishavy (Alexandria, Minn.), who placed 54th.

The Gusties are next in action next weekend at the Roy Griak Invitational hosted by the University of Minnesota.

St. Olaf Invite – Sept. 17, 2005
Men’s Team Results
Place Team Points

1 MSU-Mankato 57
2 Saint John’s 72
3 UM-Duluth 93
4 Macalester 98
5 Central (Iowa) 126
6 St. Olaf 135
7 UW-Stout 222
8 Gustavus 242
9 MSU-Moorhead 253
10 UW-River Falls 295
11 Martin Luther 327
12 St. Cloud State 341
13 North Central 402
14 Ellsworth C.C. 428
15 Crown College 454

Gustavus Individual Times
Overall Name Time

23 Alex Zupan 27:21
67 Dan Foley 28:40
69 Andy Rishavy 28:42
72 Dan Westlund 28:51
74 Jeff Pederson 28:51
75 John Leaf 28:53
94 Nathan Barten 29:26
100 Ryan Brownell 29:34
102 Dan Freeman 29:38
104 Kyle Carlson 29:42
110 Erich Ziegler 29:52
127 Alex Prieve 30:34
133 Jahred Stephens 30:47
134 Mark Hall 30:53
140 Andrew Howard 31:05
143 Brady Rutman 31:21
151 Justin Young 31:36
157 Eli Anoszko 31:44
158 Brian Uher-Koch 31:45

 

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