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Hannibal-LaGrange Trojans men’s cross-country team shines in Columbia


The Hannibal-LaGrange University Men's Cross Country Team participated in the Larry Young Invitational on Monday in Columbia, Missouri.  The Trojans were 1 of 11 teams competing in the 8K event. Five of the cross country squads hailed from the American Midwest Conference (AMC).

Of the 11 teams, the men from Hannibal-LaGrange finished in 3rd place with a combined team time of 2:19:22. Cyle Butenhoff finished in 5th place in a time of 27:11 for the Trojans. Hannibal's Alec Whitener finished 6th in 27:17.

The Trojans will enjoy a few weeks off after Monday's outing. They are scheduled to compete next at the Seminole Valley Stampede in Cedar Rapids, Iowa on October 10.

Tony Cornish Jr.

Tony is the Sports Director for WGEM News.

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