CEDARVILLE, Ohio (Men's Cross Country) – Breydon Gates (SR/Belpre, Ohio) finished the 8k Elvin R. King Cross Country course in a time of 25:47.54, as the Shawnee State men's cross country team finished in 15th of 43 teams at the All-Ohio Invitational on Friday.
CEDARVILLE, Ohio (Women's Cross Country) – In a field of more than 500 runners, the Shawnee State women's cross country team shined bright en route to a third place finish among 42 squads at the All-Ohio Invitational on Friday at the Elvin R. King Cross Country Course.
PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (Cross Country) – Both the Shawnee State men's and women's cross country teams remained in the NAIA Top 10 this week, after second straight victories for each squad.
For the second straight week, the men's team remained at the No. 7 spot, where they have been since the opening poll on Aug. 27. The Bears earned another team victory at the 28th Annual Winthrop Invitational, finishing first of seven squads in the non-NCAA Division I race. SSU completed the 8,000 meter race faster as a team than all but one of the Division I teams, as well.
PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (Men's Cross Country) – Shawnee State senior Breydon Gates (SR/Belpre, Ohio) has been named the Mid-South Conference Men's Cross Country Runner of the week, conference officials announced Tuesday afternoon.
HUNT VALLEY, Md. (Women's Cross Country) – The No. 7 Shawnee State men's cross country team placed seven runners in the top eight en route to a victory among non-NCAA Division I schools at the 28th Annual Winthrop Adidas Invitation on Saturday.