Runners Get Final Tune-Up Before Postseason

Runners Get Final Tune-Up Before Postseason

TAMPA, Fla. – The University of Tampa men's cross country team ran at the University of South Florida on Friday, participating in their final regular-season contest.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
UT Finish: No Team Scoring
Overall Champion: N/A
Location: The Claw | Tampa, Fla.
Host Institution: University of South Florida
Distance: 8K
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TOP SPARTAN PERFORMERS:
James Dooley | 46th overall, 29:16.8

Triston Vaira | 50th overall, 29:16.8

Noah Elliott | 64th overall, 30:26.7

James McVeigh | 71st overall, 31:43.2

OTHER NOTABLES:
Dooley was the top runner for the Spartans for the first time in 2017.

Vaira also turned in his top finish of the season.

• A total of 13 teams competed in the race.

• Tampa was joined by fellow Sunshine State Conference opponent Saint Leo University.

UP NEXT:
Tampa will set its sights on the 2017 Sunshine State Conference Championships, which will take place on October 21 in Boca Raton, Fla.

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