CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. — The Wittenberg men's and women's cross country teams took part in the North Coast Athletic Conference championship meet Saturday at Wabash College. The men finished in sixth place among a field of nine, while the women turned in a seventh-place finish.
The Tiger women were championed by the all-conference sixth-place finish of junior Mary Pfeifer (Dublin, Ohio/Coffman). She crossed the line with a time of 23:23.4 on the 6-kilometer.
Freshman Shannon Kelleher (Hilliard, Ohio/Darby) came next in 30th-place with a time of 24:27.2, followed by junior Anna Henry (Chagrin Falls, Ohio/Kenston) in 32nd with a time of 24:40.6.
Men's senior Kevin Frick (Columbus, Ohio/Grandview) paced his team in 20th on a time of 27:02.1 on the 8-kilometer course. Sophomore Trevor Grandy (Dublin, Ohio/Coffman) was close behind, finishing only three seconds after Frick in 22nd place.
Up next for the Tigers are the Great Lakes Regional Championships, hosted this year in Holland, Mich., by Hope College, on Saturday, Nov. 13.