Cross country Pre-Nationals results

The men’s and women’s teams competed in the Indiana State University Pre-Nationals in Terre Haute, Ind. on Saturday.
On the women’s side, Janet Jesang finished 5th out of 249 runners from teams across the nation. In the 6,000-meter race, Jesang ran a 20:34 and was within 36 seconds of the winner, Jenny Barringer of Colorado. The women’s team finished 21st of 37 teams in the Blue Invitational.
For the men’s team, Patrick Cheptoek finished 47th out of 238 runners, completing the 5-mile course in 24:41. His first three miles were completed in 15:11. The team finished 32nd out of 34 teams in the Blue Invitational, missing three top runners in sophomore Kyle Chettleburgh, freshman Sabastian Rhode and senior Mark Bowers.
The race was a preview of the course the teams will run on in the NCAA Championship on Nov. 23.

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