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Cross Country Opens Season At Northwood Invite

NU Invite
NU Invite

OVERVIEW – NORTHWOOD INVITE

LOCATION: Midland, Mich. – Fisher Family Trails

RECAP: The Northwood University cross country teams opened their 2019 season by hosting the Northwood Invite Saturday (September 7).

INSIDE THE WOMEN'S RACE (5,000 METERS)

  • Northwood placed fourth overall in the women's event with a team score of 113.
  • Regional powers Saginaw Valley and Northern Michigan tied for first with 32 points, followed by Ashland with 82 points. Lake Superior State totaled 122 points.
  • A total of 64 runners competed in the race, with Morgan Fuerst of SVSU coming out on top (18:17.6).

NORTHWOOD RESULTS:

INSIDE THE MEN'S RACE (6,000 METERS)

  • Northwood placed third with a team score of 59.
  • Saginaw Valley was the overall winner at 26, followed by Ashland at 53. Lake Superior State was fourth at 118.
  • A total of 55 runners competed in the race. CarLee Stimpfel of SVSU was the winner at 18:24.6 

NORTHWOOD RESULTS:

UP NEXT

  • Northwood will travel to Michigan State University Friday (September 13) for the Spartan Invitational.