Goodwin Leads Zag Men to Win
Sept. 16, 2017
SPOKANE, Wash. -- In his first race of the season, Sumner Goodwin placed first and led Gonzaga men's cross country to the team title in a dual with Idaho Saturday.
Goodwin's time of 24:32.4 was a personal record and is in the top-15 in program history over an 8,000-meter course. Jake Perrin edged out teammate Kyle Thompson for second. Perrin's time of 24:34.2 just beat out Thompson's 24:34.9.
It was the second straight top-three sweep for the GU men after winning the Clash of the Inland Northwest to open the season. The Zags' point total Saturday was 20, while Idaho's was 39.
In the women's race, Jordan Thurston led the Bulldog women with a second place finish at 18:06.6. Idaho's Andrea Condie won the race with a time of 17:46.8. The Vandals swept spots three through 11 and won the dual, 19-44.
Gonzaga is at the Bill Dellinger Invitational in Eugene, Ore., on Sept. 29. The elite meet welcomes some of the top programs on west coast.
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