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Men's Cross Country Third At Crusader Invitational

VALPARAISO, Ind. – The DePaul men’s cross country team opened the 2002 season with a third place finish at the Crusader Invitational on Friday.

DePaul ran as a team for the majority of the race and had five of its eight runners finish in the top 16.

The Blue Demons will run again this Saturday when they take part in the Pre-NCAA Regional meet in Normal.

Crusaider Invitational

Valparaiso, Indiana

8,000 meters

5 teams - 3rd place

Rick Britton: 12th - 27:43

Kim Trieu: 13th - 27:44

Darshan Patel: 14th - 27:45

Donnie Warner: 15th - 27:45

Luis Samayoa: 16th - 27:45

Armando Aguirre: 32nd - 30:14

Michael Scafide: 33rd - 30:49

Kai Murray: 37th - 31:40

Ryan Kuharic: 38th - 31:47