Cross Country Claims First at North Central Red & White Open

Cross Country Claims First at North Central Red & White Open

Naperville, Ill., Nov. 2, 2017 – The Washington University in St. Louis cross country program ran to first place finishes at the North Central College Red and White Open as the men posted a perfect score with the top eight times recorded by attached runners.

The WashU men defeated the four team field with an average time of 15:24 and 15 points. Second place Wheaton (Ill.) totaled 54 points. The women posted an average time of 18:07 and totaled 24 points to lead the eight team pack ahead of North Central's 57 points.

Sophomore Noah Trimark secured the top attached time as he finished the three-mile course in 15:19.4 for an average pace of 5:06 per mile. Rounding out the top-five finishes were senior Elvir Sarajlic (15:23.0), junior Chas Warden (15:24.1), sophomore Jack Sebok (15:27.2) and junior Tommy Fruhauf (15:28.4). 

Sophomore Paige Lawler claimed first for the women by outracing the runner-up by more than 40 seconds with a time of 17:12.3. Junior Molly Shepherd (18:00.3) placed third and junior Abby Martin (18:23.1) finished in fifth place. Sophomore Elizabeth Hagstrom (18:30.3) and freshman Katie Snodgrass (18:34.2) completed the top five times for the Bears.

MEN

 

 

2

Noah Trimark

15:19

3

Elvir Sarajlic

15:23

4

Chas Warden

15:24

5

Jack Sebok

15:27

6

Tommy Fruhauf

15:28

7

Matt Jenkins

15:30

8

Ben Gersch

15:32

9

Paul d'Ambrosio

15:33

11

Zac Christensen

15:40

12

Jackson Hyde

15:48

19

Pratyay Bishnupuri

16:05

20

Richard Hathaway

16:07

21

Nathan Soria

16:09

24

Nathan Ostdiek

16:13

25

Eshan King

16:17

31

Drew Wilkerson

16:48

32

Carter Anderson

16:48

 

WOMEN

 

 

1

Paige Lawler

17:12

3

Molly Shepherd

18:00

5

Abby Martin

18:23

7

Elizabeth Hagstrom

18:30

8

Katie Snodgrass

18:34

9

Payton Fors

18:35

10

Caitlin Horn

18:37

12

Katherine Penvose

18:53

15

Lia Schattner

19:09

17

Sahara Ensley

19:13

22

Zarya deSouza

19:21

24

Caroline Stocking

19:26

29

Megan Girmscheid

19:37

35

Sydney Stribrny

20:18