NMU - Wildcat Cross Country Races at Spartan Invite
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EAST LANSING, Mich. — Northern Michigan's Alexis Smith, Abby Fifarek and Katelyn Smith raced to top-75 finishes at the Spartan Invite Friday afternoon.
As a team, the Wildcats placed seventh in the 12-team college division with 170 points. The overall field featured nearly 400 athletes, including many from Division I programs.
Alexis Smith paced Northern Michigan, clocking in at 23:16 to take 57th. Fifarek placed 63rd (23:23) while Katelyn Smith finished 71st (23:29).
Hanna Torvi (130th, 24:17), Shayla Huebner (162nd, 24:57) and Maddy Walters (170th, 25:03) rounded out Northern Michigan's top six.
The Wildcats return to action next weekend, competing at the Roy Griak Invitational Sept. 24 at 10:50 a.m.