Lucas’ title continues a stretch of success for the Maroon & Gold in Collegeville dating back to David Van Orsdel’s Fall Final title in 2006.
Gophers alum Aaron Bartnik, an All-Big Ten competitor in cross country, finished second overall in the five-kilometer race with a time of 15:03.
Competing at Les Bolstad Golf Course, Charlie Lawrence, Obsa Ali and Derek Wiebke were among the top-25 while Minnesota totaled 135 points in fourth place.
Four first-year Gophers ran unattached at Minnesota's Oz Memorial
Oz Memorial Gallery
The 2016 North Dakota Class A state cross country champion as a senior with a time of 15:31 – Fargo Davies’ first state cross country champion…the 2016 Powerade North Dakota Senior Athlete of the Year…earned 2016 North Dakota state track & field titles in the 3,200 meters and the 1,600 meters…won both the 1,500 meters and the 3,000 meters at the 2016 USATF Junior Olympic National Championships.
Lucas Reps 'U' in El Salvador
2/18/2018 - M. Cross Country
A native of Fargo, N.D., Lucas finished 22nd on Saturday, covering the course in 27:08.0.
'U' Programs Earn USTFCCCA Academic Honors
2/9/2018 - M. Cross Country
Both programs were among the best in the Big Ten with the women pacing the conference and the men ranking second.
Lucas Earns Bid for NACAC Championships
2/4/2018 - M. Cross Country
A native of Fargo, N.D., Lucas traversed the eight-kilometer course at Apalachee Regional Park in 25:22.0. He’ll now move on to the NACAC Cross Country Championships in San Salvador...