Men's X-Country Meet Results
|Site Date Meet Time|
10/03 MSU-Moorhead Dual Meet
@ Ponderosa GC
| Team Scores | Individual Times | Action Picture Page |
Cobbers Use Depth to Run Past MSU-Moorhead 26-29.
|Dan Bye (Fr., Mankato, Minn.) runs past three MSU-Moorhead runners on his way to helping Concordia defeat the Dragons 26-29.|
(Glyndon, Minn.)-- The Concordia men's cross country team claimed three of the top five individual places en route to beating MSU-Moorhead 26-29. The Cobbers also placed all five runners in the top nine to win their first dual meet of the season.
Junior Nick Myran ( Kenyon Minn./Kenyon-Wanamingo HS) continues to lead the Cobbers. He finished second at the meet in a time of 26:27.5. His time was only 6/10th's of a second behind meet champion Dane Moreland of MSU-Moorhead. Ben Nylander (Sr., Lisbon, N.Dak./Lisbon HS), running in his first meet in over a month, finished third with a time of 26:54.3. Nylander had been out of action due to an injury since competing in the opening meet of the season on August 30.
Rounding out the top five for the Cobbers were Dan Bye (Fr., Mankato Minn./Mankato Loyola HS) who finished fifth (28:09.0), Josh Wopata (Sr., Grand Rapids Minn./Grand Rapids HS) who ran a career best time of 28:40.0 and finished seventh and Dustin Blum (Jr., Le Center Minn./Le Center HS) who ran the course in a time of 29:18.1 and placed ninth.
Concordia will host the annual Homecoming
mile and 5K run on Saturday, October 4 at 9:00am. Concordia's next meet
will be on October 11 when they compete in the Jimmie Invitational at Jamestown
1 Concordia 26 2 3 5 7 9
2 MSU-Mhd 29 1 4 6 8 10
1 Dane Moreland, MSU-Mhd 26:26.9
2 Nick Myran, Conc 26:27.5
3 Ben Nylander, Conc 26:54.3
4 Joe Lynch, MSU-Mhd 27:22.1
5 Dan Bye, Conc 28:09.0
6 Brandon Beaudry, MSU-Mhd 28:17.8
7 Josh Wopata, Conc 28:40.0
8 Dennis Delude, MSU-Mhd 29:13.2
9 Dustin Blum, Conc 29:18.1
10 John Peter, MSU-Mhd 29:29.3
11 Christen McCarty, MSU-Mhd 29:33.7
12 Kael Fisher, Conc 32:04.0
13 Brandon Town, Conc 34:25.5
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