MELBOURNE, Fla. – The University of Tampa men's cross country team competed at the 2016 Sunshine State Conference Championships, placing fifth among league teams.
INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
UT Finish: 5th, 112 points
Team Champion: Saint Leo, 30 points
Location: Wickham Park | Melbourne, Fla.
Host Institution: Florida Tech
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TOP SPARTAN PERFORMERS:
• Lars Benner | 12th overall, 25:48.25
• Mitch Arnold | 19th overall, 26:16.84
• Joe Weber | 24th overall, 26:29.09
• Joey Maus | 32nd overall, 26:54.58
• Tyler Roberts | 33rd overall, 26:55.62
• The Spartans took eight runners to the league title event.
• Following SLU were Florida Southern, Nova Southeastern and Florida Tech. Rollins finished sixth behind UT.
• Benner was the top performer for Tampa for the third straight race.
Tampa will train for the 2016 NCAA South Regional. The event takes place on Saturday, November 5. Saint Leo University will serve as the host.
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