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Jaggernauth Leads Men while ORU Women Place Pair in Top 20 at Little Rock Invitational

Jaggernauth Leads Men while ORU Women Place Pair in Top 20 at Little Rock Invitational

The Basics
Event: Little Rock Invitational
Location:
 Rebsamen Golf Course / Little Rock, Ark.
Full Results: Little Rock Invitational Results

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – The Oral Roberts women's cross country team had a pair of runners earn top 20 finishes Saturday, as the Golden Eagles competed in the Little Rock Invitational at Rebsamen Golf Course.

News and Notes
- Jessica Romero was the top female finisher for ORU at 12th overall, while Omega Reese finished 16th overall.

- A late addition to the roster, Josh Jaggernauth was the top finisher on the men's side in just his second collegiate race.  

- Jaggernauth dropped more than a minute off his 8k time from his first race of the season. Caleb Turnbow also improved his 8k time from two weeks ago.

- Romero and Reese each notched their third top 20 finish in four races this season.

- Saturday marked the second 5k race of the season for the women and all four runners who had raced at that distance improved their times.

ORU Women's Individual Results (5k)
12 – Jessica Romero – 19:21.52
16 – Omega Reese -19:35.52
36 – Madison Guenzler – 21:06.51
37 – Hope Ngo – 21:12.08
48 – McKayla Roberts – 21:52.79

ORU Men's Individual Results (8k)
27 – Josh Jaggernauth – 28:25.10
29 – Caleb Turnbow – 28:31.33
50 – Bryce Choate – 30:47.20
52 – Alex Small – 31:14.53
58 – Caleb Mendoza – 31:45.64

Up Next
ORU will have a week off before competing in the Summit League Championship October 28 in Vermillion, South Dakota.

For the latest information on ORU cross country, follow @ORUXC on Twitter or go to www.ORUAthletics.com. Fans can also receive updates on the Golden Eagles by downloading the ORU Athletics Front Row App at ORUAthletics.com/frontrow or the ORU Golden Eagles Live App in iTunes or the Google Play Store.

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