Johnsen finishes 10th at NCAA Regional
Nov. 9, 2012
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Matt Johnsen is headed for his third trip to the NCAA National Championships as an individual, but the season came to an end for both the men's and women's teams as the Lamar cross country program competed at the NCAA South Central Regional at Agri Park on the campus of the University of Arkansas.
Johnsen was 10th in the 10,000-meter event with a time of 30:26.5.
Henry Lelei of Texas A&M won the event, finishing with a time of 29:36.5.
As a team, the Lamar men finished seventh with a score of 211, and Texas scored 38 to win the regional title.
The final Card scorer was Alex De La Garza, clocking in at 33:33.3 and picking up 78 points.
Sam Stabler finished with a time of 34:30.5.
On the women's side, Claire Miles led the way with a 48th place finish in the 6,000-meter race with a time of 22:36.7, and the Lady Cards finished 15th with 375 points.
Marielle Hall of Texas won the individual title, and Arkansas scored 44 points to win the event.
Kelsey Young finished in 106th place with a time of 24:10.9.