Alberto Rodriguez (San Jacinto, Calif.) represented Johnson & Wales University at the 53rd Annual NAIA Men's Cross Country National Championships on Friday afternoon. The NAIA Championship was held at the Robert W. Plaster Center on the campus of Pittsburg State University. Rodriguez competed in the 800 meter event. He finished in ninth place with a time of 1:53.98. His ninth place finish placed him just outside of qualifying for the finals as only the top eight advance.
Rodriguez will begin his outdoor season on March 31 at CSU-Pueblo's Spank Blasing Meet.