As the collegiate cross country season begins, a few Titan alumni have already competed.
Millikin University (Decatur, IL) opened up their season at the Illinois Weslyan Titan Opener. Three Titan alumni/collegiate freshmen represented Millikin in the race. Joey Davies was Millikin’s second finisher, covering the 5K course in 16:53. TJ Weglarz, the team’s fourth finisher, ran a 17:08 to open up the season. Luke Russo covered the course in 18:21. Millikin returns to action this Friday at the University of Illinois-Springfield.
Moraine Valley Community College, featuring a pair of freshmen Titan alum, opened up their season at the Elmhurst College Earlybird Invite. Josh Boyland covered the 6K course in 22:20, placing 71st overall. Ettore Gaytan did not compete as he is battling plantar fasciitis. MVCC’s next meet is this Friday at Purdue Northwest University.
Jeremy Morgan (Tinley Park ’15/Moraine Valley ’17) will be representing University of Wisconsin-Whitewater at their alumni intrasquad 4-miler this Saturday.
Freshman Zak Dutkiewicz and the St. Xavier Cougars compete next at the Midwest Classic in Bourbonnais this Friday.