Men's Cross Country: Slagle Paces Titans as Westminster Places Third at Waynesburg Invitational

Saturday, September 14, 2013

WAYNESBURG, Pa. - The Westminster College men's cross country team placed third at the Waynesburg Invitational on Saturday.

Titan freshman Matt Slagle (Bruin, PA) paced Westminster in the 8K race with a 15th-place finish with a time of 28:45.9. Senior Aaron Sutton (Warren, OH / Howland) followed in 17th (28:51.8). Rounding out the top-20 finishers for the Titans was senior Kyle Filicky (Poland, OH / Poland) who finished 20th (29:02.0).

Westminster will take next weekend off and will return to the course on Sept. 28 when they compete at Chatham.

Here is a complete list of all Titan finishers:
15th - Matt Slagle (28:45.9)
17th- Aaron Sutton (28:51.8)
20th - Kyle Filicky (29:02.0)
23rd - John-Scott Samora (29:22.2)
24th - Matt Cramer (29:23.3)
34th- KJ McCrea (30:17.7)
39th - Cody Schreiber (31 :12.5)
47th- Taylor Walter (32:03.1)
48th - Anthony Yasko (32:15.0)
49th - Neil Christopher (32:19.4)
55th - Nick Hainsey (33:07.7)
56th - Conor Young (33:33.0)
59th - Eric Mills (35:14.0)


About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 378 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.

Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 41 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.

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