WHEATON, Ill.—The Denison men's cross country team posted a top-10 finish against a stacked field at the Gil Dodds Invitational hosted by Wheaton College.
Denison entered the meet ranked seventh in the most recent Great Lakes Regional rankings and they faced an impressive field bolstered by the nation's top-ranked team (North Central), 7th ranked Washington-St. Louis, No. 22 University of Chicago and No. 22 Cornell College.
Wash. U. won the event by landing six runners in the top-eight of the overall standings. The Bears took home the top spot with 19 points followed in second place by North Central with 61 points.
DU will compete in a dual meet on Thursday (Sept. 20) at Wooster. Their next invitational will be the All-Ohio Championship in Akron, Ohio on Saturday, Sept. 29.