Montevallo, AL. - The Marion Military Institute men's cross country team was led by sophomore Kendall England on a rain soaked 8k course at the ACCC Championship Meet, held on the campus of the University of Montevallo last Friday morning. England's time of 28:04.87 earned the Moody, Alabama native a 7th place finish and an NJCAA All-Region medal. Freshman Michael Welborn finished 9th overall with a 28:21.06 time. He was followed by fellow freshman runner, Aaron Brown, who finished with a time of 28:45.09.
Rounding out the rest of the MMI Tiger squad that finished in 2nd place as a team were: Daniel Garza (31:15.53), Adrian Lopez (33:52.40), Jeremy Hitt (34:07.56), Raul Martinez (35:37.66), David Eldredge (37:51.31), and Brandon Reiter (44:14.28).
The team has qualified for the NJCAA National Meet to be held at the UNM Norh Golf Course in Albuquerque, New Mexico on Saturday, November 9, 2019.
Congratulations to first year head coach Chad Balentine and the MMI Tigers on a great season!