HU men 6th at Manchester

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2006-10-14
The men's cross country team had five runners compete at the Manchester College Invitational and they finished sixth of eight teams.

Nick Johnson broke the 26 minute mark for the first time in his career as he finished third with a time of 25:44. Dan Lindbloom also set a new personal best with a ninth place finish in 26:13. Cody Hannie and Michael Lehman came in back-to-back in 34th and 35th place with times of 27:28 and 27:31 and Dan Schaber was 49th in 30:00.

Cornerstone won the meet with a score of 49 followed by Tri-State (56), Wabash (60), Manchester (113), Earlham (125), HU (130), Goshen (153) and Defiance (245).

In women’s action, only three HU runners competed. Emily Holliday finished eighth with a time of 19:50; Jill Roughia was 16th overall with a time of 20:19 and Laura Bowman was 26th in 21:14.

Cornerstone also won the women's event with a team score of 41 followed by Manchester (67), St. Mary's (72), Goshen (75), Earlham (128), St. Francis (159) and Defiance (191). Huntington and Tri-State did not field complete teams.
 
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