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Cross Country Begins Season at Bob Timmons Classic

Cross Country Begins Season at Bob Timmons Classic

The Basics
2018 Bob Timmons Classic
Location: Rim Rock Farm (Lawrence, Kan.)
Full Results: Bob Timmons Classic

LAWRENCE, Kan. – The Oral Roberts men's and women's cross country teams took to the course for the first time in 2018 on Saturday as the Golden Eagles competed against Kansas and UMKC at the 2018 Bob Timmons Classic.

News and Notes
- It was the first race of their collegiate careers for ORU's top two finishers on the men's side, Braden Clapp and Tyler Arrington.

- Three runners on the women's side competed for ORU for the first time.

- Jessica Romero led the women and finished 16th at the Bob Timmons Classic for the second year in a row. She has now been ORU's top female finisher in six straight races.

ORU Women's Individual Results (5k)
16 – Jessica Romero – 21:00.1
18 – Benedict Jepkemoi – 21:32.7
19 – Alexa Granderson – 22:33.6
20 – Sharon Jepkemei – 22:34.4
21 – Hope Ngo – 23:34.0
22 – Madolyn Palodichuk – 24:43.8

ORU Men's Individual Results (6k)
21 – Braden Clapp – 21:48.3
24 – Tyler Arrington – 22:49.4
26 – Bryce Choate – 23:14.4
28 – Emmanuel Mwewa – 25:38.4
29 – Caleb Mendoza – 27:31.9
30 – Sethren Wells – 32:42.5

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