Strong Takes Second Place At Ken Garland Invitational
DENTON, Texas (9/27/08) ? North Texas' Patrick Strong sure knows how to make a debut. After sitting out the opening cross country meet earlier this month, the sophomore finished in second place at the Ken Garland Invitational Saturday with a time of
Overall the men’s team finished fourth (89 points) while the women took fifth place (84 points) in the 5k race. The top runner for the women was Sarah Deitz, who came in 10th place with a time of of 19:13.
The men’s team had two more top 20 finishes from Brandon Cooper (18th place, 27:12) and Josue Nunez (19th place, 27:23). Garrett Sage, Matthew Peters and Joey Manning finished out in that order for the Mean Green.
The women also had two more runners finish in the top 20. Phanice Orora and Sallie Anderson finished 17th and 18th respectively with Alex Sherwin, Tara Piles and Britni Doolie finishing behind them in that order.
North Texas still has the Sam Houston Invitational remaining on Oct. 18 in