CONWAY – The Southern Arkansas men's cross country team opened its 2019 season Saturday at the UCA XC Challenge, finishing third as a team behind host Central Arkansas and Arkansas-Little Rock.
Freshman Lexington Hilton, making his collegiate debut, finished in eighth place, just 33.3 seconds off the pace of first place.
Sophomore Rob Kraus and Anthony Vasquez tallied 20th and 21st-place finishes, as all point-winners for the Muleriders were either freshmen or sophomore.
The Muleriders are back in action next Friday in Arkadelphia.
The 6K course at Beaverfork Lake attracted 105 runners from 13 colleges and universities.
Place Team Name Total Score Total Time
1st Central Arkansas 25 1:36:57
2nd Arkansas-Little Rock 68 1:40:11
3rd Southern Arkansas 93 1:42:24
Place (Scoring) Name Total Time
8th (7th) Lexington Hilton 19:32.3
20th (17th) Rob Kraus 20:22.5
21st (18th) Anthony Vasquez 20:28.8
29th (25th) Caleb Varnador 20:58.0
31st (26th) Carlos Armendariz 21:01.9
38th (31st) Hector Hernandez 21:09.2
39th (32nd) Jacob Larsen 21:13.3
42nd Daniel Delgado 21:16.6
46th Nathaniel Zapata 21:25.1
55th Donald Robinson 22:05.7
57th Asher Hamlin 22:24.2
63rd Adam Bruce 23:02.1
65th Cadelro Frank 23:10.8
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