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Cross Country - Sun, Oct. 8, 2017

The Grand View men's and women's cross country teams travelled to Bettendorf over the weekend to compete in the Fighting Bee Invitational hosted by St. Ambrose University.

 The men were led in the 8k race by freshman Ben Huftalin (Osage, Iowa) with a 47th place finish in 28:51.3 while junior Alex Arechavaleta (Altoona, Iowa) was right on his heals finishing in 28.51.5 in 48th place. Finishing in 49th was freshman Trevor Albert (Eldon, Iowa) in 28:52.3.

In the women's 6k, the Vikings were led by senior Michelle Thayer (Runnells, Iowa) with a time of 21:51 for 37th place. Sophomore Michaela Barretta (Indianola, Iowa) crossed in 65th place at 23:22 while freshman Maggie Ferrel (Fairfield, Iowa) finished in 24:45 for 90th place in the field of 126.

The Vikings will head to Mason City, Iowa on Friday (Oct 13) to compete in the Trent Smith Invitational hosted by NIACC. Race time is set for 4:30 p.m.

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