Gash Takes Sixth at Pomona-Pitzer Invite, Mustangs Place Fourth

Gash Takes Sixth at Pomona-Pitzer Invite, Mustangs Place Fourth

CLAREMONT, Ca. - Junior Langston Gash placed sixth overall out of 137 runners with an impressive time of 25:44.17 as the Stevenson men's cross country team competed at the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational, held on the campus of Pomona College. Gash, who placed third overall among the collegiate runners, now has three top-10 finishes on the season and eight for his career.

The Mustangs finished fourth overall out of 12 schools with a score of 96 in the program's first trip to the state of California. 

Sophomore Patrick Watson crossed the line in 15th place with a solid time of 26:15.57, which is the second-fastest 8k time of his career. 

Sophomore Ryan Siegel picked up a top-20 finish (19th) after clocking a 26:28.63. 

Junior Jackson Morrow completed the course in 27:00.30, while sophomore Iddriss Iddriss ran a personal-best 8k time of 27:06.45 to complete the team scoring for Stevenson.

Sophomore Nikita Kulick and freshman Sushant Dhaurali finished with times of 27:56.47 and 27:59.35. 

Freshman Aditya Singh and junior Brett Olin turned in times of 28:46.05 and 29:39.41, respectively.

Julian Sandoval of Whittier took first overall with a time of 25:03.12. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps won the team standings with 56 points. 

The squad's final tune-up before the MAC Championships takes place at the LVC Last Chance Run Fast Invitational on Friday, October 20.