Alberto Rodriguez (San Jacinto, Calif.) headed to Vancouver, Wash. on Saturday for the 62nd Annual NAIA Men's Cross Country National Championships. Rodriguez qualified for the national championship based on his finish at the A.I.I. Championships two weeks ago. At the NAIA Championships, Rodriguez finished in 235th place with a time of 27:19. Rodriguez had a pace of 5:30 in the 8K event.
Fellow A.I.I. member University of British Columbia won the overall team title with a score of 41. Mark Shaw of Oklahoma City University took the individual title with a time of 24:09.