Alex Foote of the UO running club covered the four-mile course in 20:45 to win the Northwest Classic men’s cross country race at Lane Community College on Friday.
Ben Harter finished fourth in 21:29, and David Cornish was fifth in 22:01 to lead Lane.
Lane’s Nicole Maurmann finished in 19:39 over 5,000 meters to win the women’s race, and teammate Alli Cross was second in 19:51.
Western Oregon meet
Recap — In the Women’s 4,200 meter race, Lane Community College placed fifth, among eight teams, with 136 points, and the top finishers for the Titans were Nicole Maurmann in 16th (15:31.6) and Katy Potter in 17th (15:32.3) at the Ash Creek Invitational at Western Oregon University on Friday.
In the men’s 5,900-meter race, Lane was led by Jonathan Cornish’s 10th-place finish in 18:35.3, and finished fourth with 116 points.
BATTLE GROUND, Wash. — Freshman Katy Potter placed second for the Lane women and freshman Jonathan Cornish finiished third for the Titan men at the Northwest Athletic Association of Community Colleges cross country championships on Saturday.
Spokane, behind winner Jessica Mildes in 17 minutes, 51 seconds, won the women’s title with 39 points, followed by Everett with 43 and Lane with 72. Potter ran 18:34 for second, and Nicole Maurmann finished 10th in 19:40 for the Titans.
For the Lane men, Cornish was just three seconds behind winner Daniel Schofield of Spokane in 24:23 as the Titans were nipped for the team title, 50-52, by Everett. Eduardo Juarez was fifth in 24:39 for LCC, and David Cornish was eighth in 24:57.
Potter leads Lane women to region title
OREGON CITY: Lane's Katy Potter cruised to victory, completing the 5,000 meter course at Clackamas Community College in 18 minutes, 58.29 seconds, leading the Titans to the women's team title at the NWAACC Southern Region cross country championships on Saturday. Potter finished 15 seconds ahead of runner-up Emily Trosino of Mount Hood. Lane's Macauley Wilson finished third in 19:20.58 and Nicole Maurmann was fifth in 19:24.05 to lead the Titans to the team title with 24 points. Treasure Valley and Mount Hood tied for second with 83 points, but Treasure Valley claimed second place because its sixth runner finished ahead of Mount Hood's sixth runner. All five Lane scorers finished in the top 10.
The Lane men finished second behind Clackamas. Eduardo Juarez led the Titans by finishing the 8,000-meter course in 26:05.38, just ahead of teammate Jonathan Cornish, who was sixth in 26:16.87. David Cornish was eighth in 26:31.41. Clackamas won the meet with 26 points, behind a 1-2-3 individual finish led by Badane Sultessa, who finished in 25:46.01. Lane finished with 53.