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It was a gorgeous afternoon in the valley for the 45th All-American Invitational. University of St. Thomas won the team title of the six-team field posting 42 points. St. Ambrose University was next with 73, followed by College of St. Benedict with 75 and Luther with 86.
Morgan Pierce of St. Ben's was the individual champion clocked at 18:57 on the 5K course.
The Norse were led by McKenzie Carney who finished fourth overall from the field of 103 competitors. Carney crossed the finish line with a time of 19:15.
Completing the Norse top seven included Anna Ryden ( 6th - 19:24), Vera Lindhorst (25th - 20:33), Amelia Hornseth (29th - 20:49), Hannah Wright (32nd - 21:023), Meredith Robinson (37th - 21:11) and Ananda Easley (43rd - 21:23).
The top-two Norse alumni finishers this afternoon were Heidi Skildum (2nd - 19:07) and Tricia Serres (3rd - 19:14).
Luther's next competition will be the Carleton Invitational on Sept. 30. Race time is slated for 11:15 a.m.
Questions? Contact David Blanchard, post_to_results, 563-387-1586