Saturday, October 19, 2013
OBERLIN, Ohio - The Westminster College men's cross country team competed at the Inter-Regional Rumble on Saturday which was hosted on the campus of Oberlin College. Over 900 runners participated in the annual event. The Titans placed 26th out of 31 schools with 797 points.
NYU won the race with 55 points, while Allegheny's Bobby Over was the medalist as he finished first with a time of 25:01.3.
Titan senior Aaron Sutton (Warren, OH / Howland) paced Westminster as he clocked in at 27:28.8 for 133rd-place. Westminster freshman Matt Slagle (Bruin, PA) (28:02.8) was next, followed by freshman John-Scott Somora (Grove City, PA) (28:34.4), freshman Matt Cramer (Champion, PA / Connellsville Area) (29:34.9), and sophomore Cody Schreiber (Johnsonburg, PA) (30:06.0).
The Titans will next compete on Nov. 2 at the 2013 Presidents' Athletic Conference Championship.
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.