Brock’s cross country teams capped off an impressive season at the U SPORTS Championships on Sunday, November 12th. After a program-defining eighth-place finish at the Ontario University Athletics (OUA) Championships, the Badgers traveled to Thames Valley Golf Course in London. because they competed in the men’s and women’s 8 kilometer race.
Madelyn Huston she continued to excel as she achieved the best result on the women’s side, placing 87thth in 31 minutes, 53 seconds and one millisecond.
The women’s team took eighteenth place overall with 550 points.
On the men’s side, Isaac Ianarelli also made the Top 100. The Junior Badger again played a key role in the team’s success, crossing the finish line in 26.39.6 to place 87th.th.
The senior runner was not far behind Christian Ligtenberg who finished with a time of 27:13.3.
Graduate student Joseph Dick achieved the team’s third best result, crossing the line at 27:55.3.
With 534 points, the men’s team secured the nineteenth place in its result category.
As the 2023 season draws to a close, Brock’s cross country teams look to the future. The Badgers hope to continue their upward trend next year as they build on their success and experience from the fall.