Oct 17th, 2011 @ 1:00 pm | Author: Viking Sports Admin
At the Jimmie Invitational, hosted by Jamestown College, Valley City State Vikings cross country team took to the Hillcrest golf course on October 14, 2011.
In the men's race the Vikings were led by Richard wright who placed 8th with a time of 28:08. As team the men scored 64 points which was good enough to place them 4th overall (total time- 2:22:58.00, Team average- 28:35.60). Kinsly Tarmann ran 29:54.00 which was a stellar performance. Kinsly's time was a personal best time by over one minute for this 8000 meter race.
For the lady Vikings Lisa Oliveras ran well producing a time of 22:10.00 which is a season best for her in this 5000 meter race. Team scores were not conducted for the women.
At the Hastings Invitational, hosted by Hastings College, the remainder of Valley City State Lady Vikings cross country team took to the course on October 15, 2011.
In this 5000 meter race the Lady Vikings were led by Anna Fuka who placed 14th with a time of 20:15. Krista Briss also ran very well putting up a time of 21:39.39. No team scores were conducted but both ladies ran personal best in this 5000 meter race.
The Vikings will take to the course next weekend at the Mount Marty Invitational on October 22, 2011 in Yankton, South Dakota.