Saturday, October 12, 2013
SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. - The Westminster College men's cross country team competed at the Slippery Rock Invitational on Saturday at the Cooper's Lake Campground course. The Titans finished fourth out of five schools with 117 points.
Titan senior Aaron Sutton (Warren, OH / Howland) paced Westminster with a 22nd-place finish in the 8K-meter race with a time of 29:05.46.
Westminster freshman Matt Slagle (Bruin, PA) finished next for the Titans as he clocked in at 29:20.25 for a 24th-place finish. Rounding out the top-five finishers for Westminster were senior Kyle Filicky (Poland, OH / Poland) (28th/29:52.73), freshman John-Scott Somora (Grove City, PA) (32nd/30:16.73), and sophomore Cody Schreiber (Johnsonburg, PA) (42nd/31:21.41).
The Titans will compete at the Inter-Regional Rumble next Saturday in Oberlin, Ohio.
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.