Louisiana Tech Men Finish Fifth, Women Eighth at WAC Championships



Oct. 29, 2011

HONOLULU, Hawai'i - Louisiana Tech's Josh Slocum led the way for the men's team to post its highest finish in several years as they placed fifth while the women finished eighth at the Western Athletic Conference Cross Country Championships in Honolulu Saturday.

The men's finished in its highest spot in the last few years, beating out San Jose State.

Slocum ran 27:21.6 to finish 26th overall while Matt Wolfe finished 31st with a time of 27:45.4. Brent Kitto finished 32nd with a time of 27:56.4.

On the women's side, Mary Kate Hays led the way with a time of 22:12.0.

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