Freshman Nick Elswick finished 23rd overall at the Roy Griak Invitational Saturday afternoon in Falcon Heights, Minn., highlighting the Ohio State effort at the 31-team event.
Places 23rd overall, second among freshman; Buckeyes finish 22nd in team standings
More than 400 competitors and 30 Division I programs set to compete
Freshman Nick Elswick impresses with a Top-10 finish
Ohio State men and women compete at the University of Kentucky
Freshmen Mitch Leitch and Clayton Bowie finish in Top 5
2014 (Freshman) Ran an 8k PR time of 24:30.70 at the Bluegrass Invitational, finishing ninth overall ... opened his Buckeye career with asixth-placefinishat the Flyer 5k Challenge in a time of 15:58.9.
Chardon High School 2014 OHSAA Division I state champion in the 3200m; runner-up in 2013 and fifth in 2012 ... runner-up in the 5000m at the 2013 New Balance Outdoor Nationals ... fourth place at the 2012 OHSAA Division I State Cross Country Championship; also ran in 2013 ... placed 30th at the 2012 Foot Locker National Cross Country Championship.