October 23, 2010

Awerkamp Finishes Second To Help Knights Take Third

FREDERICK, Md. - BJ Awerkamp's time of 17:15 was good enough to give him second place, and propelled the Southern Virginia University men's cross country team to a third place finish at the Hood Blazer 5k run. Awerkamp followed behind Hood's first runner, and barely missed out on first, as the first place time came in at a second in front.

The Knights had two top-5 finishes, as Kevin Prince came in at fourth for the meet, and helped get the Knights to the third place finish for the meet. Prince finished 28-seconds behind the first place runner, an had hi highest finish o the season.

Jordan Reid came next for the Knights, but was 10-spots behind Prince at 19:02. Reid was followed by Christopher Werner and Tyson Babbel, who rounded out the finishes for the Knights. SVU will now turn its attention to the USCAA National Meet scheduled for Nov. 5 in Manchester, N.H.