14 Dec 2021 | 02:03 | Cross Country
Tallahassee, Fla., October 15, 2021 – The University of South Florida cross country team returns home after a tough competition at FSU Pre Nationals. The men finished 22nd out of 31 as the women checked in at 24th out of 29 teams.
Sophomore Nickolas Kamen (Naples, Fla.) led the men’s team with a time of 26:20.6 in the 8K as sophomore Ben Kailes (Jacksonville, Fla.) came in second for the Bulls at 26:21.8.
For the women’s 6K, Andie Gonzalez (Naples, Fla.) and Kelly Lynch (Wilmington, Del.) paced the women’s team with a times of 23:11.3 and 23:48.3.
Up next, the Bulls compete in the AAC Championships held in Lakeland, Fla. on Friday, Oct. 29.
About USF Cross Country
Erik Jenkins is in his third season as the head coach of USF cross country. The history of USF’s women’s program consists of five conference and two region championships as well as five NCAA qualifying teams. The USF men’s program has produced seven conference championships and three NCAA qualifying teams.