2017 Griak Invitational Race Recaps
Sept. 23, 2017

Griak Invitational Central | Women's Gold Recap | Men's Gold Recap

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. – The Golden Gopher men's and women's cross country programs are hosting the 32nd annual Roy Griak Invitational at Les Bolstad Course in Falcon Heights, Minn., on Saturday. One of the largest meets in the country, the Griak includes six collegiate races and four high school races.

Suzy Wilson Maroon III Women's Race | Results (Unofficial)

Team Results
1. Carleton, 26
2. St. Thomas (Minn.), 67
3. UW-River Falls, 82

Individual Results
1. Cheyenne Moore, UW-Oshkosh, 22:54.32
2. Emily Kaegi, Carleton, 22:56.24
3. Abigail Fouts, UW-River Falls, 23:30.31
4. Amanda Mosborg, Carleton, 23:40.84
5. Helen Schuda, Carleton, 23:41.90

Maroon II Women's Race | Results (Unofficial)

Team Results
1. Simon Fraser, 73
2. Pittsburgh State, 75
3. University of Mary, 99

Individual Results
1. Alexis Zeis, University of Mary, 21:41.3
2. Julia Howley, Simon Fraser, 22:42.4
3. Katelyn Smith, Northern Michigan, 22:44.4
4. Mackenzie Kelly, Augustana (S.D.), 22:49.4
5. Addy Townsend, Simon Fraser, 22:52.6

Champion Alexis Zeis: "It was not the plan [to lead the entire race]. I was feeling good the first mile... I came in wanting to run well, but my goal was to three-peat. It's my senior year, so it's time to go and leave it all on the course."



Men's Maroon III Recap | Results (Unofficial)

Team Results
1. Wisconsin-Oshkosh, 32
2. Hawkeye, 76
3. Concordia Moorhead, 84

Individual Results
1. Brian Jacques, North Iowa Area, 27:07.2
2. Lucas Weber, Wis.-Oshkosh, 27:49.4 
3.  Kyle Mehrhof, Hamline, 28:02.2
4.  Munir Isahak, Concordia-Moorhead, 28:07.9
5. Michael Juarez, Wis.-Oshkosh, 28:13.4

Men's Maroon II Recap | Results (Unofficial)

Team Results
1. Augustana (S.D.), 43
2. Central Missouri, 148
3. Sioux Falls, 218

Individual Results
1.  Mason Phillips, Sioux Falls, 25:30.5
2.  Steven Brown, Sioux Falls, 25:59.4
3.  Ayrton Ledesma, Gillette, 26:01.8
4.  Trevor Capra, unattched, 26:05.9
5.  Alec Kray, Augustana (S.D.), 26:08.1 

Check back for updates as the Roy Griak Invitational continues.



Lucas Adds to Resume in El Salvador

Lucas Adds to Resume in El Salvador

2/22/2018 - M. Cross Country

Gopher freshman Hunter Lucas finished 22nd at the 2018 NACAC Cross Country Championships in La Libertad, El Salvador.

Lucas Reps 'U' in El Salvador

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

'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.

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