WAVERLY, Iowa - The Rockford University cross country teams took part in the Dan Hutson Invite on a chilly Saturday morning. The women's 6k and men's 8k races were both highly competitive, featuring 222 and 285 runners respectively. Unfortunately, Rockford was unable to record a team score in either the men's or women's race.
- Joe Werkheiser (Lena Ill.) turned in a season-best time for the Regents on Saturday.
- Werkheiser finished 97th with a time of 27:40.8.
- Cristan Newton (Shreveport, La.) placed 241st with a time of 30:53.8.
- Nick Noel (Loves Park, Ill.) finished the race in 280th with a time of 35:40.2.
- Carlos Flores (Elgin, Ill.) ended the race in 40:06.2 finishing 284th.
- Elizabeth Lisenby (Kasilof, Alaska) crossed the finish line in 33:41.7 to place 218th.
The RU cross country teams take a week off next week before returning to action on Saturday, October 13 at the UW-Oskosh Kollege Town Classic. The meets have a scheduled start time of 10:30 AM at Lake Breeze Golf Club in Winneconne, Wisconsin.