GAINESVILLE, FLA. (September 14, 2019)- The men's cross country team was off to a strong start at the Mountain Dew Invitational and posted two top finishes.
The Tars ran two runners at the 8K event, hosted by the University of Florida at Mark Bostick Golf Course in Gainesville. The race included 31 teams and was won by the Gators. North Florida came in second while Embry-Riddle took third.
Junior Ryan King set the pace for the Tars for the second straight week. King placed 236th with a time of 31:32.9. Teammate Eric Grimm finished 291 and just shy of a new personal best with a time of 37:27.2.
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