Men's Cross Country Finishes 3rd at Earlham

COMPLETE RESULTS

R LogoBLOOMINGTON, IND. -- The Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology men's cross country team finished third in the Earlham College Invitaitonal on Saturday.

Sophomore Andrew Thompson (Mundelein, Ill./Vernon Hills) paced the Engineers with a sixth place indivdual finish.

Freshman Matthew Billingsley (Moline, Ill./Alleman) came home 11th, with freshman Josh Hojnacki (LaPorte) just behind in 13th place.

Freshman Stuart West (LaPorte) added a 21st place finish, and senior Josh Elkins (Brownsburg) rounded out the team score in 24th.

Rose-Hulman returns to action at the Gibson Family Invitational on Saturday.

TEAM RESULTS: 1) Wabash 34; 2) Anderson 42; 3) Rose-Hulman 68; 4) Earlham 98; 5) IU-East 137; 6) Oakland City 176

INDIVIDUAL RESULTS: 6) Andrew Thompson 27:11; 11) Matthew Billingsley 27:26; 13) Josh Hojnacki 27:34; 21) Stuart West 28:13; 24) Josh Elkins 28:22; 27) Derek Heeger 28:32; 29) Micah Aldrich 28:43; 32) Ryan Meyer 28:46; 37) Carson Bishop 29:01; 38) Kyle Smolarek 29:07; 40) Charles Phillips 29:17; 41) Chris Pepin 29:19; 44) Chad Braun 29:54; 45) Michael Johnson 29:57; 48) Garrett Shaffer 30:07; 49) Mark Herber 30:08; 50) Michael Zero 30:10; 51) Peter Lokken 30:24; 52) Jacob Kabealo 30:27; 55) Evan Land 30:42; 57) Brian Bowmaster 30:49; 58) Nathan Smith 30:50; 65) Patrick Salay 31:10; 67) Andrew Daw 31:24; 71) Don Meyer 32:10; 72) Seth Troisi 32:13; 79) Padrick Mulligan 33:24; 82) Kevin Ly 34:34