On Saturday, the College of the Ozarks Men’s & Women’s Cross Country teams participated in the MCAC Championship meet at Haskell University (KS). The men finished 2nd of 6 teams and the women 5th of 7. Travis Dillard posted a 3rd place finish for the men and Torri Holder a 2nd place finish for the women.
The (8K) men’s team was led by: Travis Dillard (3rd, 27:45), Loyal Carpenter (7th, 28:37), Tag Grisham (9th, 29:08), Austin Wenger (19th, 30:16),and Michael Maxwell (21st, 31:00). The women’s (5K) team featured: Torri Holder (2nd, 19:30), Kristen Wilson (23rd, 22:57), Miranda Britain (24th, 23:25), Katie Swofford (25th, 23:31), and Lindsay Heun (26th, 23:36).
Travis Dillard, Loyal Carpenter, and Torri Holder all qualified for nationals, which will be held the weekend of November 22nd at Rim Rock Course in Lawrence, Kansas.