Fenskes help USD win cross country titles

This article submitted by Linda Stelling on 11/16/98.

Joel and Tina Fenske, Paynesville, finished second and fifth respectively to help the University of South Dakota capture both North Central Region cross country titles on Nov. 7.

Tina placed second in the 6K with a time of 21:38 at Aberdeen as the USD women finished with 47 points to Northern Coloradoís 65 points in the 10-team meet.

Joel placed fifth in the 10K with a time of 31:05. The Coyote men scored 23 points to runner-up North Dakota Stateís 59 points.

The menís team are the defending NCAA Division II national champions. This will be the womenís first appearance at the national meet on Nov. 23 in Lawrence, Kansas.

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