October 08, 2017

Baumer Takes 8th - Sets Record for CofO Men

Baumer sets record for C of O MenIt was a big day on Saturday, October 7th, as Sam Baumer led the Bobcats to a 4th Place Finish overall (3rd Place in the 4-Year College Division) by setting the best time for the C of O men since the College re-instated its cross country program in 2014.  Baumer's posted time of 27:06.3, was also a personal best, allowing him to capture 8th place out of 141 runners.

Despite the wet, rainy conditions, the Bobcats posted a team time of 2:18:26.7 in the 8K race.  Also finishing in the Top 25 were Loyal Carpenter (16th, 27:27.6) and Preston Burgess (23rd - 27:48.6).  Dameon Davis (29th at 27:56.8) and Shane York (37th at 28:07.4) completed the team's top-five runners on the day.

The Bobcats' next race will be held on October 21st in the St. Louis Fall Festival.

Bobcat Individual Results:

8)  Sam Baumer  27:06.3

16) Loyal Carpenter  27:27.6

23) Preston Burgess  27:48.6

29) Dameon Davis  27:56.8

37) Shane York  28:07.4

39) Jon Zimmerman  28:10.4

41) Jeremy Wood  28:12.7

58) Zach Manes  29:02.7

74) Nic White 29:40.2

85) David Byrd  30:11.2

107) Sam Scaggs  31:38.6