The Wildcats opened their 2018 campaign at the Trojan Invitational hosted by Colby Community College in Colby, Kansas.
The 'Cats finished in third place with a team score of 77 points. Bryce Moore (Loma, Colo.) was the first Wildcat across the finish line at 16:51 in 9th place, ahead of Noah Llerandi (Boulder, Colo.) in 22nd at 18:21. A quartet of 'Cats finished in a row beginning with Cody Lane (Fairmont, Minn.) in 25th at 19:26. Abe Villegas (Irving, Texas) crossed at 19:51 in front of Alan Almeida (Aurora, Colo.) at 20:19. Evan Salazar (Mundelin, Ill.) finished at 25:38.
Host Colby Community College took the team title with a score of 15 points and Hastings College scored 55 points for second place.
The Wildcats head to the Missouri Stampede on September 15.
View the full results here.