|Date:||November 2, 2019|
|Time:||11:00 am||Results:||2 of 9||Location:||Dubuque Soccer Complex - Dubuque, Iowa|
The University of Dubuque hosted today's American Rivers Conference cross country championships at the Dubuque Soccer Complex.
Wartburg College won the league title with 19 points. The Knights placed seven of their runners in the top-nine and 10 runners in the top-15.Wartburg was led by individual champion Joe Freiburger who covered the 8K course in 26:47.6.
Luther placed second with 58 points, followed by Loras College with 103. Luther's second place finish is its highest finish at the conference championship 2011.
Three Norse earned all-conference honors by placing in the top-15 from the field o f169 runners. Tom Altier finished second, earning all-conference honors for the second year in a row. Altier crossed the finish line with a time of 26:57. Ian Kelly and Dan Iselin earned all-conference honors for the first time. Kelly placed 10th (27:36) and Iselin placed 13th (27:50).
Completing the Norse five was Sam Schillinger (19th - 27:59) and Collin Kern (23rd - 28:08).
Two weeks from today, Wartburg College will host the NCAA III Central Regional. The men's race will begin at 11:00 a.m.
Sponsor: Cross Country (men)
Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586