Saksa, Wintheiser lead Oles to fifth

Sports Information
October 15, 2011

WEST SALEM, Wis. - St. Olaf, led by Brian Saksa and Grant Wintheiser, finished fifth of 25 teams at the Jim Drews Invitational on Saturday.

Saksa placed 10th, finishing the 8k course in 25:46. Wintheiser finished close behind in 26:03, placing 16th. Tim Lillehaugen was 57th (26:42), Patrick Boland was 73rd (26:54), and Josh Wold was 82nd (27:00).

St. Olaf competes next at the MIAC Championships on Oct. 29 at Como Park in St. Paul.

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