Nov. 3, 2012
COLLEGEVILLE, Minn. – Three members of the Minnesota men’s cross country team finished in the top five of Friday’s Fall Finale in Collegeville including Blayne Dulian, who took home individual honors with a time of 25:01.00 in the 8k race.
Dulian, a sophomore from Coon Rapids, Minn., bested runner-up Mitch Kraft of Black Hills State by 14 seconds for the individual title while Minnesota redshirt freshman Alex Brend and junior Steve Sulkin crossed the finish line together at 25:18 with Brend just barely edging his teammate for third in the event.
Minnesota returns to action on November 9 at the NCAA Midwest Regional in Springfield, Mo.
Wieland, Wiebke Earn Academic All-America
A three-time Academic All-American, Wieland represented the Maroon & Gold on the Second Team while Wiebke picked up his first career honor as a Third Team selection.
Mead Wins USATF 10,000 Meters
Mead’s title on Friday snapped Galen Rupp’s streak of eight consecutive USATF 10,000 meter championships.
Six Gophers Set for USATF Championships
The best track & field athletes in the country will compete to qualify for the IAAF World Championships to be held in London Aug. 4-13.