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MVSU Opens Cross Country with Strong Showing

September 04, 2010
The cross country teams at MVSU opened their 2010 campaigns with strong finishes at the 2010 MC Season Opener held September 1 in Clinton, Mississippi.

The men's team placed second with three top-ten finishes.  Victor Bii led all MVSU runners with a time of 16:07.40 (2nd overall).  Hezron Chepkwone was third overall with a mark of 16:30.29 while Robert Hernandez finished sixth with a time of 16:54.77.  Victor Kiplaget finished 14th in a time of 17:40.25 while David Pullium (21st - 18:15.65) and Myron Lott (25th - 18:41.52) each finished in the top 25.

In the women's race, the team took fourth with three top-five finishes.  Joyce Chumo led all runners with a time of 15:01.26.  Winny Tauni was third with a mark of 16:24.24 while Irene Cherubet was fifth with a time of 16:27.35.  Jodian Burke finished 30th while Jovanna Peterson was 44th.