Green Knights Finish Ninth at National Catholic Invitational
From Sports Information Director, September 14, 2012 | Men's Cross Country
by Dan Lukes, email@example.com, (920) 403-4077
The Green Knights totaled 242 points. Aquinas College won the Division 2 meet with 50 points, while Lewis University was second with 98 points. Loras College was the top Division III school in the event with a third-place showing of 108 points. Bill Jones of Franciscan University won the meet by covering the 5-mile course in 24 minutes 22 seconds. A total of 21 teams and 170 runners competed.
Nathan Heppe led St. Norbert with a 37th-place finish in 26:42. Logan Jadin followed close behind with a time of 26:44 to finish 39th. Michael Heise finished in 52nd place with a time of 27:08, and Heath Hougas was 59th with a time of 27:16. Michael Linzmeier was 63rd with a time of 27:18.
Rounding out St. Norbert's top seven were Brady Bemis in 69th place with a time of 27:30 and Benny Swift in 85th place with a time of 27:53.