St. Norbert Places Second at Concordia Invitational

From Sports Information Director, September 19, 2009 | Men's Cross Country
by Dan Lukes, dan.lukes@snc.edu, (920) 403-4077

MEQUON - St. Norbert College placed second, but was first among all senior colleges, at the Concordia University Falcon Invitational.

The Green Knights placed second out of 13 teams with a total of 68 points. Waubonsee Junior College won the event with a team score of 37 points.

Jon O'Brien was St. Norbert's top finisher with a third-place run over the 8,000-meter course in 26 minutes 45 seconds. Kory Baker was 15th with a time of 27:40, while John Barrett was 16th with a time of 27:59.

Seth Hawkins was 17th in 28:05, while Skyler Burns was 23rd with a time of 28:25. Benji Wetli placed 25th with a time of 28:30, and Aaron Roden was 28th in 28:38 to round out St. Norbert's placement finishes.