Buckeyes take fifth at NCAA Regional
Nov. 12, 2011
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio State men's cross country team finished fifth overall among 31 teams Saturday at the 2011 NCAA Great Lakes Region Championships at the Ottawa Park Golf Course in Toledo, Ohio.
Senior Adam Green had the best day for the Buckeyes, finishing 19th out of 211 competitors in a 10K time of 30:44.4. Junior Donny Roys (30:48.6) finished 21st overall followed by junior Chris Fallon (30:51.5) who took 22nd. Junior Julian Meyer and senior Taylor Williams rounded out the scoring for the Buckeyes with 31st and 33rd place finishes, respectively.
Wisconsin took home the regional title with a combined score of 50. Butler's Callum Hawkins took home the individual title with a first-place time 30:01.5.
The Buckeyes will now await an at-large berth to the NCAA Championships, which will be announced on Sunday. The championships are set for Nov. 21 in Terre Haute, Ind.