The men’s and women’s cross-country teams traveled to Tulsa last Saturday for a one-on-one showdown against Oral Roberts.
The mens took four of the top five places in the 5K race, leading to a victory against the Golden Eagles.
Junior Cosmas Ayabei clocked 15:19.41, his second consecutive 1st place finish this season.
Junior Zach Mathias placed 2nd (15:43.28), senior Brandon Liebold placed 4th (16:20.89) and sophomore Dirk Hudson finished 5th (16:30.33).
The lady Roos put up a fight in the 2K race, but did not duplicate the men’s success.
Senior Aubrey Frederking placed 3rd (11:40.88) and senior Jylian Jaloma placed 4th (11:48.14).
The Roos’ next meet will be the Cowboy Jamboree, hosted by Oklahoma State on Oct. 1 in Stillwater, Okla.