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)
1. Carleton, 26
2. St. Thomas (Minn.), 67
3. UW-River Falls, 82
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)
1. Simon Fraser, 73
2. Pittsburgh State, 75
3. University of Mary, 99
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)
1. Wisconsin-Oshkosh, 32
2. Hawkeye, 76
3. Concordia Moorhead, 84
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)
1. Augustana (S.D.), 43
2. Central Missouri, 148
3. Sioux Falls, 218
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.
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