Men's Cross Country Finishes 19th at UNC-Charlotte Invitational
October 2, 2009
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The men’s cross country team at Pfeiffer University finished 19th on Friday afternoon in the Charlotte Invitational hosted by UNC-Charlotte. The 8k race was hosted at McAlpine Park, site of this year’s Conference Carolinas meet.
Falcons senior Matt Tyndall led the squad with an 82nd place out 197 runners with a time of 27:59. Will Oliver crossed the finish line second for the team in 89th place clocking in at 28:27.
Finishing at the century mark in 100th place, freshman Daniel Barnhardt turned in a time of 29:24. Final finishes for Pfeiffer saw Zack Allen come in with a time of 30:34, junior Zach Gray complete the 8k terrain with a time of 32:31, and Grady Gaston at 34:26.
Host UNC-Charlotte placed their top-5 in scoring within the first 26 placing runners. Running amongst division one schools, Pfeiffer finished 8th among institutions within their own division.
The men now take an extra day off and prepare for next Saturday’s Livingstone Invitational in Salisbury, NC. Meet time is set for 9:00 a.m.
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