Minnesota has boasted the individual champion at the Fall Finale for two-straight years.
Just nine points separated the top four teams on Saturday at Les Bolstad Golf Course in Falcon Heights.
Zutz, Bartnik finish second, third at USA Cross Country Championships
2011 Freshman Season: Redshirted the 2011 Cross Country season
High School: Graduated from Caledonia High School in 2010 high school coach was Jimmy Westland All-state as a senior finished 2nd overall in the state championships as a senior also participated in track, basketball and soccer in high school National Honor Society
Personal: born on May 17, 1993 son of Michael and Debra Jergenson majoring in biology has two brothers (David and Thomas) and one sister, Laura mother played volleyball at Viterbo University enjoys playing sports, reading, tubing and spending time with friends.
Ali, Plasencia Rep `U' At World XC
Ali finished 52nd overall in the men's U20 race, clocking a time of 26:14 for the eight-kilometer race at the Kololo Independence Grounds.
Plasencia, Ali Set for World XC Championships
Plasencia and Ali are the latest runners with ties to the University of Minnesota to represent the United States in the last year.
Catching Up with Coach
GopherSports.com caught up with Minnesota Director of Men’s Track & Field and Cross Country Steve Plasencia to talk about all things Maroon & Gold.