MINNEAPOLIS (GopherSports.com) -- The upcoming Oz Memorial on Friday at Les Bolstad Golf Course in Falcon Heights, Minn., originally scheduled for 5 p.m. CT, has been moved to a 7 p.m. start time.
The Gophers listed five of the top seven finishers at last year's event to win the meet including individual winner Steve Sulkin. Blayne Dulian is the team's top returner at the event, having finished fifth while returners Christian Skaret (sixth) and Cole O'Brien (seventh) also factored into Minnesota's score last season.
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.