TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (Oct. 18, 2008) - Competing in its final race before the 2008 Atlantic Sun Championships, the ETSU men's cross country team was overmatched against a deep 41-team field at the NCAA Pre-National Meet on Saturday afternoon.
The Buccaneers, who are ranked 10th in the South Region, placed 32nd overall (781 points); while Alabama (89 points), Northern Arizona (113 points) and Michigan (146 points) rounded out the top three in the men's 8,000-meter Blue grouping.
ETSU was led upfront by sophomore newcomer Ben Ronoh (
Senior Michael Deren (Blasdell, N.Y) was the third Buccaneer runner to complete the course (25:27), and J Penny (
Both the ETSU men's and women's cross country return to action on Nov. 1, when the Buccaneers head to
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