Powell, Ohio – The Wittenberg Cross Country team closed out their 2017 season at the Great Lakes Regional from Ohio Wesleyan University. Junior Charles Rodeheffer completed the 8k race in a time of 26:04.5 for a 19th place finish, earning Great Lakes All-Region honors. This is the best finish by a Wittenberg runner at the Great Lakes Regional since Jon Osman crossed the line in a time of 25:32.3 in 2014. Jersson Pachar finished with the next fastest time placing in the Top 150 of the field of 200 plus runner at the regional competition, coming in at a time of 28:06.6.
"A great season and a huge step forward in his growth and journey. Excited to see what lies ahead," Head Coach Craig Penney said.