Teams: Men's Cross Country: Schedule & Results
FALLER NABS LAST ALL-AMERICAN SPOT AT NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP
COLLEGE MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY RESULTS
NCAA Div. III Championship Race
At Hanover, IN
Saturday, November 22, 2008
|Two-time Cross Country All-American Jesse
HANOVER, Ind. -- Tufts University junior Jesse Faller
(Burlington, MA) is an NCAA men's cross country All-American for
the second straight season after finishing 35th at the 2008 NCAA
Championship Race on Saturday afternoon at Hanover College.
Running at Nationals for the second straight year, Faller
completed the eight-kilometer course in a time of 24:59.89. With the
top 35 individuals gaining All-America recognition, Faller was 0.88
of a second ahead of North Central's Neal Klein to earn the national
award. Faller was also less than two seconds out of the top 30. The
race featured 278 competitors overall.
Faller was competing individually at NCAA's for the first time.
As part of the team last year, he finished 18th to garner his first
Hamilton College junior Peter Kosgei won the individual title
with a 24:22.03 time. Cortland State, with four runners finishing in
the top 20, took the team title.