Quantcast

Volkert, Macy Lead Gorilla Squads at Roy Griak Invitational - KOAM TV 7

Volkert, Macy Lead Gorilla Squads at Roy Griak Invitational

Updated:

Press Release Pittsburg State University: 

Seniors Adam Volkert and Jessica Macy turned in outstanding individual races leading the Pittsburg State men's and women's cross country teams in the Maroon Division II division of the 28th Annual Roy Griak Invitational Saturday (Sept. 28).

Volkert pulled away late in the men's eight-kilometer race to claim the individual victory and lead the Gorillas to a sixth place team finish. Macy turned in a steady effort as well, crossing the finish line in the six-kilometer race in 21:39.1 to lead the Gorillas to a third place team showing.

The Pitt State women compiled 146 points to finish behind Augustana (S.D.), which won the meet with a low 83 points, and Minnesota Duluth (121 points).

Following Macy, senior Casey Epps finished 21st overall in 23:29.3 and junior Alex Moase placed 29th in 23:37.4. Junior Cate Dunn also finished 37th overall in 23:40.3.

Augustana's Runa Falch won the meet in 21:34.4.

The Pitt State men compiled 240 points to finish behind Augustana, which won the meet with a low 53 points, Wisconsin-LaCrosse (102 pts), Central Missouri (124 pts), Lakehead University (177 pts) and UC-San Diego (191 pts).

Following Volkert, sophomore Chris Wise finished 44th in 26:36 and junior Collin Hubert placed 59th overall in 26:48. Senior Ethan Silovsky placed 64th overall (26:52) and Austin Bogina finished 72nd in 26:57.

 

WOMEN RESULTS

MEN RESULTS

  • Top Sports Stories in the 4-StatesTop Sports HeadlinesMore>>

  • Ticket Options Announced For Razorback Womens Basketball

    Ticket Options Announced For Razorback Womens Basketball

    Thursday, July 31 2014 5:21 PM EDT2014-07-31 21:21:03 GMT
    The excitement surrounding head coach Jimmy Dykes and the 2014-15 University of Arkansas women’s basketball season is building every day in Northwest Arkansas.More >>
    The excitement surrounding head coach Jimmy Dykes and the 2014-15 University of Arkansas women’s basketball season is building every day in Northwest Arkansas.More >>
  • K-State Ranked 21st in Preseason Coaches Poll

    K-State Ranked 21st in Preseason Coaches Poll

    Thursday, July 31 2014 5:19 PM EDT2014-07-31 21:19:25 GMT
     For the second time in the last three seasons, Kansas State was ranked 21st in the Preseason Amway Coaches Poll released Thursday morning as the Cats were one of four Big 12 teams ranked in the season’s initial top 25.More >>
     For the second time in the last three seasons, Kansas State was ranked 21st in the Preseason Amway Coaches Poll released Thursday morning as the Cats were one of four Big 12 teams ranked in the season’s initial top 25.
    More >>
  • Fans Can Watch OSU Football Media Day Live Online

    Fans Can Watch OSU Football Media Day Live Online

    Thursday, July 31 2014 5:18 PM EDT2014-07-31 21:18:31 GMT
    Fans can watch live online when Oklahoma State football hosts its media day event this Saturday. The show goes live at 4:30 p.m. when Mike Gundy takes to the podium to visit with members of the media and continues when Larry Reece hosts the 2014 Oklahoma State Football Preview show that will include live drop-ins from several Cowboy players, highlights and more.More >>
    Fans can watch live online when Oklahoma State football hosts its media day event this Saturday. The show goes live at 4:30 p.m. when Mike Gundy takes to the podium to visit with members of the media and continues when Larry Reece hosts the 2014 Oklahoma State Football Preview show that will include live drop-ins from several Cowboy players, highlights and more.More >>
Powered by WorldNow

KOAM - Licensed to Pittsburg, Kansas
Send tips, ideas and press releases to: tips@koamtv.com
Send newsroom questions or comments to: comments@koamtv.com
Phone: (417) 624-0233 or (620) 231-0400
Web comments or questions: webmaster@koamtv.com
Newsroom Fax: (417) 624-3158

Powered by WorldNow All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KOAM. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.