Louisiana Tech Kicks Off 2012 Campaign at Mook 4 Invitational



Sept. 15, 2012

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RUSTON, La. - The Louisiana Tech men's and women's cross country teams opened the 2012 season Saturday as they hosted the annual Mook 4 meet at Lincoln Parish Park in Ruston.

Senior Matt Wolfe led the way for the Bulldogs as he finished 10th overall and posted a time of 20:04 over the 6,400 meter course. Right behind Wolfe followed Taylor Ashton and Alwayne Green who posted times of 20:17 and 20:48, respectively. Rounding out the top five for the Bulldogs was Jermaine Morris who finished in 21:15 and Paul Dauterive who ran the course in 21:19. All five scoring Bulldogs finished in the top 23.

Leading the Lady Techsters was Mary Kate Hays who placed 15th overall with a time of 14:30. The four other Techsters who rounded out the scoring for Louisiana Tech were Emily Lantz with a time of 16:49, Danielle Zenon with a time of 17:28, Diamond Every with a time of 17:34, and Laticia Watson with a time of 18:51.

The next action for the Bulldogs will be Sept. 29 when they travel to Lake Charles for the McNeese Invitational. The Techsters will also be in action that weekend as they compete in the Northwestern Invitation on Oct. 1.

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