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Volume 68, Issue 20, Monday, September 23, 2002


XCountry teams finish high

Cougar Sports Services

The menis and womenis cross country teams traveled to Huntsville to compete in the Sam Houston State Invitational Friday, taking second and third place, respectively.

Freshman Sesar Fiqueroa led the men, placing third overall with a time of 24:11. Cougar sophomore Jason Banes finished in 24:14 for a fourth place.

The meet was the menis best showing this season, scoring 63 as a team to place second behind Sam Houston State, which scored 43 and ahead of Stephen F. Austin, which finished 82 as a team.

The Lady Cougars went into action without their top two runners and Autumn Tawater led the women with a fourth place finish at 19:49.

The Lady Cougars scored 76 points for third place behind Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (38) and Texas Christian (39).

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