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JWU finishes 3rd at Trojan Invitational

JWU finishes 3rd at Trojan Invitational

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.