NSU Runner Wins Race at SDSU XC Classic

BROOKINGS, SD (NSUWolves.com) – The Northern State University cross country teams took on the SDSU Classic Friday evening, competing against South Dakota State, Sioux Falls, and Dordt. The Wolves tallied four top-20 finishes, including a race win from the Edgebrook Golf Course.

 

MEN’S HIGHLIGHTS

  • The Northern men recorded an average time of 27:08.49
  • Jackson Harrison had a day, winning the 8k with a time of 25:01.61
  • He beat runners from South Dakota State by over six seconds
  • Josh Martin and Jonathan Burkhalter followed for the men, notching times of 26:17.08 and 27:17.36 in 26th and 36th place

 

WOMEN’S HIGHLIGHTS

  • The Wolves tallied an average time of 20:24.71
  • Mary Franssen was the top finisher for the women taking 15th with a time of 19:28.08
  • Victoria Kolbinger and Jennifer Clark followed in 17th and 20th, cross the finish line in 19:31.07 and 19:35.47
  • Avery Murray rounded out the top-40 with a time of 20:40.30