posted on October 24, 2009 21:10
MOBILE, Ala-- The University of Mobile men's cross country team finished 4th at the 2009 Mobile Rampage Saturday. The 5K run was held on the University of Mobile campus.
The Rams finished with 101 points after clocking in with a team time of 1:38:22. Spring Hill College won the meet with 19 points and a team time of 1:27:46.
Zach Gaines led the Rams with an 8th-place finish after finishing at 17:54. Stephen Ferguson clocked in at 18:46 for an 18th-place finish, Josh Stodghill finished 25th with a time of 20:08, Bryan Albritton finished 26th with a time of 20:12, Jeffrey Caviness finished 29th with a time of 21:20, John Fincher finished 30th with a time of 21:28, Kaleb Heffner finished 35th with a time of 22:39 and Nick Weaver finished 36th with a time of 22:56.
"We had a lot of improvements and did really well today," Mobile Head Coach Holly Person said. "Zach Gaines has been trying to beat 18 for 5K all season and he did that today with a 17:54. It really helped to run on the home course after being able to train on it all week."
Spring Hill's Will Kirkikis won the top individual honors with a time of 17:11.