Cross country teams place fourth and 16th at Lansing Invitational

Cross country teams place fourth and 16th at Lansing Invitational

LANSING, Mich. – The Olivet College men's and women's cross country teams placed fourth and 16th at the 2019 Lansing Community College Invitational, ran today at Grand Woods Park in Lansing.

Location: Grand Woods Park; Lansing, Michigan

  • Olivet totaled 125 points.
  • Junior Kyle Markley completed the 8K race in 26:53.8 to be the Comets' top finisher. He placed eighth among the eligible scoring runners.
  • Freshman Chase Mendham finished in 27:12.6 to place 15th.
  • Sophomore Kyle McDowell was next at 27:34.2.

  • Olivet totaled 444 points.
  • Sophomore Kaylee Richardson ran the 5K course in 21:24.0 to be the Comets' first finisher.
  • Freshman Savannah Baker completed her run in 22:06.1.

  • Olivet is off until Saturday, Oct. 19, when it competes at the Inter-Regional Rumble, hosted by Oberlin (Ohio) College.