Both cross country teams finished third in their respective races at the Bowling Green Invitational on Saturday. In the men's meet, Cedarville University took the team championship with 21 points followed by Siena Heights University with 54 and the Foresters with 62. Cody Hannie was the top finisher for HC with a fourth place finish in 26:23, with Joseph Waithira crossing the line right behind him in 26:38. John Kagwanja placed 21st in 28:31 followed by Ross Luckett (23rd, 28:42), David St. Louis (25th, 29:05), Craig Perry (37th, 30:50), and Dan Schaber (38th, 32:20).
On the women's side, the University of Findlay won the meet with 27 points, Siena Heights was second with 28, and HC was third with 80. For the Foresters, Brittany Harvey was 13th in 20:34 followed by Molly Andrews (16th, 20:57), Leah Birkey (18th, 21:11), Emily Sealscott (19th, 21:16), Julie Clawson, (22nd, 21:40), Stephanie Stoffel (26th, 23:04), and Vanessa Wilkins (23:41). "It was a pretty good run for both our men and women," said Coach King. "We ran about where our training would indicate. We have quite a challenge ahead with the competition we chose to run against every year."