CC: Vikings Compete in Blugold Invite

Oct 2nd, 2011 @ 12:29 pm | Author: Viking Sports Admin
At the Blugold Invitational at the Whitetail golf course in Colfax, WI (Host team: University Wisconsin Eau Claire) the Valley City cross country team took to the course on September 30th, 2011

The men's team was led by Casey Flick (Place 174th [105], 27:55.6) and Richard Wright (Place 198th [112], 28:06.8) in this 8000 meter race. Flick's time was a 2 minute improvement on his original personal best time for a race of this distance.

As a team the men placed 20th, scoring 612 points and running a team average time of 29:01 for a total team time of 2:25.01 in this race that had 374 athletes who completed the course.

On the Lady Viking side, Anna Fuka led the team ( Place 135th, 24:49.0) in this 6000 meter race. Team scores were not conducted for the lady Vikings in this race that had 341 athletes who completed the course.

Valley City Cross country will take the course again next weekend October 7th, 2011 at Dickinson State University.