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XC Finishes Season at Summit League Championship

XC Finishes Season at Summit League Championship

The Basics
Event: The Summit League Championship
Location:
 The Bluffs / Vermillion, S.D.
Full Results: The Summit League Championship Results

VERMILLION, S.D. – The Oral Roberts cross country teams combined to set nine season bests on Saturday as the Golden Eagles raced at the 2017 Summit League Championship, hosted by South Dakota at The Bluffs in Vermillion, S.D.

News and Notes
- The ORU women raced at the 6k distance for the second time this year after running the same distance at the Cowboy Jamboree.

- Six of the seven runners on the women's side beat their time from the Jamboree.

- The men's cross country team raced at the 8k distance for the third straight race.

- Three ORU men set season bests on Saturday.

ORU Women's Individual Results (6k)
39 – Jessica Romero – 23:40.11
44 – Omega Reese – 23:56.89
49 – Madison Guenzler – 25:12.69
50 – Hope Ngo – 25:23.97
53 – McKayla Roberts – 27:23.08
54 – Destinee Dreyer – 28:05.52
56 – Isabella Lucido – 30:01.49

ORU Men's Individual Results (8k)
37 – Bryce Choate – 27:39.70
41 – Caleb Turnbow – 28:21.52
42 – Josh Jaggernauth – 28:41.68
46 –Alex Small – 31:22.09
47 – Caleb Mendoza – 31:42.57
48 – Sethren Wells – 36:32.77

Women's Team Scores
1 – South Dakota – 30
2 – North Dakota State – 57
3 – South Dakota State – 67
4 – Omaha – 118
5 – IPFW – 129
6 – Western Illinois – 176
7 – Oral Roberts – 199

Men's Team Scores
1 – South Dakota State – 31
2 – North Dakota State – 42
3 – South Dakota – 55
4 – IPFW – 106
5 – Western Illinois – 152
6 – Oral Roberts – 175

Up Next
The Summit League Championship marked the end of the cross country season. The Golden Eagles will turn their attention to the indoor track and field season.

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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