The C of O men’s cross country team participated in the 28th Annual Chile Pepper Festival in Fayetteville this weekend.
Finishing in 36th place out of 45 teams, the men’s team score was impacted as two of their top five ran the 8K race with injuries. In a field of 301 team runners, the top five placements for C of O featured Jeremy Wood (187 – 27:47.4), Johnathan Zimmerman (201 – 27:56.8), Shane York (204 – 27:59.0), Joshua Ingalls (210 – 28:10.3) and Dameon Davis (222 – 28:29.2).
Improving their times for the season were Joshua Ingalls, who dropped 22 seconds, Sam Scaggs (23 seconds), Nic White (3 seconds), and Tyler Wiggs (25.5 seconds).
The men will head to Lawrence, Kansas, next weekend to run in the Haskell Invitational.