Johnson & Wales headed to Golden on Friday to open their season at the Colorado School of Mines Alumni Classic.
The 'Cats featured three competitors in the 1 mile run. Alberto Rodriguez (San Jacinto, Calif.) finished first for Johnson & Wales with a time of 4:47.97 and finished in 6th place. Bryce Moore (Loma, Colo.) finished eighth overall with a time of 4:59.82. Abelardo Villegas (Irving, Texas) crossed the finish line in 12th at 6:00.08.
Alan Almeida (Aurora, Colo.) represented JWU in the 400 meter event. Almeida finished in 8th place with a time of 53.74.
The Wildcats return to action on January 13 when they head to Boulder for the CU Open hosted by the University of Colorado.