Saturday, November 16, 2013
ALLENTOWN, Pa.- The Westminster College men's cross country team competed at the 2013 NCAA Regionals on Saturday. The event was hosted by Muhlenberg College.
The Titans placed 28th out of 54 teams with 909 points. Titan senior Aaron Sutton (Warren, OH / Howland) finished first for Westminster with a 131st-place finish out of 365 runners with a time of 27:19.
Also competing for Westminster were freshman Matt Slagle (Bruin, PA / Karns City) (27:50 ), freshman John-Scott Somora (Grove City, PA / Grove City) (28:03), sophomore Cody Schreiber (Johnsonburg, PA / Johnsonburg Area) (28:27), senior Kyle Filicky (Poland, OH / Poland) (28:46), and freshman Neil Christopher (Pittsburgh, PA / Brentwood) (30:35).
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.