Young Runner Help Pace Evangel Cross Country at Southern Stampede

Young Runner Help Pace Evangel Cross Country at Southern Stampede

The Basics
Event: Southern Stampede
Location: Joplin, Mo.
Complete Results

JOPLIN, Mo. – The Evangel cross country teams saw the men's team race to an impressive fifth-place finish, as Leslie Perona paced the women's team with a top 30 finish Saturday at the Missouri Southern Stampede.

The Evangel men finished just behind Baker and SAGU in the College Division as sophomore Shane Burns and junior Duncan Gakuru finished in the top 20. Burns finished 14th with a time of 27:03.6 as Gakuru crossed the finish line in 27:18.9.

Perona paced the women with a time of 19:52.9 as she covered the 5k course. Freshman Camryn Will was the second finisher for the Crusader women with a time of 22:05.8.

Men's Results

14 – Shane Burns – 27:03.6
16 – Duncan Gakuru – 27:18.9
21 – Christian Davis – 27:33.5
35 – Jonathan Dasal – 28:00.8
63 – Tyler Bender – 28:55.9
70 – Matt McHenry – 29:06.4
80 – Andrew Bender – 29:23.8
138 – Jacob Crews – 31:11.4
226 – Tyler Conway – 44:19.6

Women's Results

29 – Leslie Perona – 19:52.9
114 – Camryn Will – 22:05.8
124 – Taylor Cruzado – 22:15.6
132 – Emily Standage – 22:37.4
138 – Jordan Fiorani – 22:44.4
147 – Hannah Shearer – 23:04.7
172 – Hailey Souter – 24:25.3
177 – Hannah Gibson – 24:37.4

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