Men’s Cross Country Takes Second at Conference Carolinas Meet

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The Lees-McRae College men's cross country team finished second at the Conference Carolinas Meet Friday.

The Bobcats finished with 79 points almost 30 points in front of third place.

Sondre Thorbergsen led the Bobcats with a 26:50 for and a spot on the Conference Carolinas All-Conference Third Team.

Nate Trimble, Craig Simpkins and Michael Davis followed in 15th, 16th and 17th respectively with times of 27:07, 27:19 and 27:21.

Trimble also earned Third Team All-Conference for his effort at the meet.

Chris Holstein rounded out the Bobcat scorers with a 20th place finished and a time of 27:41.

"We ran well together, and I am proud of our effort," head coach Thomas Cason said. "We need to continue to improve as we prepare for the Regional Meet."

The Bobcats will travel to Wingate for the NCAA Southeast Regional Meet.