Northwood U - Cross Country Teams Open Season At Spartan Invitational
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OVERVIEW – SPARTAN INVITATIONAL
EVENT: Spartan Invitational
LOCATION: East Lansing, Michigan (Michigan State University)
RECAP: The Northwood University cross country teams opened their 2016 by competing in the Spartan Invitational Friday night (September 16).
INSIDE THE MEET
No team scoring was taken at the event, which featured runner from across all divisions of collegiate athletics.
The men's team was led by the duo of Tyler Jensen (Ovid, Mich./Ovid-Elsie) and Will Moench (Holland, Mich. / West Ottawa). Jensen finished 156th with a time of 27:35.
Right behind Jensen was Moench, who clocked a 27:37 to place 157th.
A total of 410 runners took part in the men's event.
On the women's side, Northwood was led by Jennifer McKenna (Orchard Lake, Mich./Walled Lake Northern). She ran a 25:57 to place 217th overall.
Jacqueline Reneaud (Goodrich, Mich.) placed 254th with a time of 27:00.
A total of 366 athletes took part in the women's race.
Northwood will compete at the Grand Rapids Community College Invitational Friday (September 23).