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The men's cross country team placed third at the Iowa Conference Championships hosted by Central College. The Norse posted a team total of 64 points. Central captured the conference championship with 31 points followed by Loras with 53.
Austin Bauer, Marty Mitchell and Alex Rigdon earned all-conference honors by placing in the top-15 from the field of 137 runners. Bauer placed fourth clocked at 25:27.1. Mitchell placed sixth with a time of 25:36.6, and Rigdon was 14th at 26:20.8. This is the third all-conference honor for both Bauer and Mitchell and second for Rigdon.
Completing Luther's top seven was Brock Laue (19th - 26:32.0), Evan Neubauer (21st - 26:39.1), Isaac Jensen (23rd - 26:47.0) and John Freude (24th - 26:52.9).
Luther will host the JV Cup on Friday, Nov. 8 with a start time scheduled for 5:00 p.m. The NCAA III Central Regional will be hosted by St. Olaf College on Nov. 16. The men's race will begin at Noon.
Questions? Contact David Blanchard, post_to_results, 563-387-1586