WINNECONNE, Wisconsin – Puget Sound men's cross country runner Colin Monaghan finished among the top three freshmen during the NCAA D-III Cross Country Championships Saturday in Winneconne, Wisconsin. University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh hosted the event at Lake Breeze Golf Club.
Monaghan timed in at 25:23.2, good for 69th out of 280 runners in the 8k. He was the third freshman to finish, and the fourth from the West Region.
Meanwhile, Emery Bradlina placed 227th in the Women's Championship. She crossed the 6k finish line in2 23:34.4.
Monaghan closes out an outstanding freshman campaign. He earned All-West Region, NWC Freshman of the Year, NWC Men's Runner of the Year, and he was the 2018 NWC Champion.
Bradlina now turns her focus to the indoor track & field season. Last year, she competed for a national title in the 800-m run.