Louisiana Tech Cross Country Places Eighth at Watson Ford Invitational
Oct. 11, 2009
CLINTON, Miss. - Josh Slocum paced Louisiana Tech with a time of 27:37 and a 26th place finish as the Bulldogs placed eighth at the Watson Ford Invitational at the Choctaw Trails on the campus of Mississippi College Saturday.
Slocum's time gave him the top Bulldog time for the third time in four races this season and is his second-best 8k time of the season. Matt Wolfe, placing second among the Bulldog runners, finished 38th overall with a time of 28:10.
The men's regular season was concluded at the meet with the Bulldogs next meet coming on Oct. 31 in Reno, Nev. with the Western Athletic Conference Championships. The LA Tech women's team has one more race - the Choctaw Open - next week at Mississippi College before the Lady Techsters head to the WAC Championships.
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