Red Hawks cross country competes in Cal Pac Championship

Simpson University Sports News


OAKLAND, Calif. – Simpson University's men's and women's cross country teams participated in the Cal Pac Championship at Mills College on Friday, Nov. 5. The women's team finished in second place. The men's team finished in fifth place. Holy Names University claimed first place in both the men's and women's races.

Chris Olson and Nathaniel Elles were the only two Simpson men's runners who finished in the top 20. Olson placed 18th with a time of 32:57. Elles placed 19th with a time of 33:13.

The Lady Red Hawks placed five runners in the top 20. Rebekah Studebaker cracked the top 10 with a time of 21:23. She finished in fourth place behind three Holy Names' runners. Alyssa Hope finished in 12th place with a time of 22:39. Hannah Dooley finished in 14th place with a time of 23:12. Wendy Hecker finished with a time of 23:16 which put her in 15th place. Rebekah Groen finished tied for 16th place with a time of 23:19.

This was the last race for both teams this season.

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