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San Diego Hosts Annual Invitational

Sept. 10, 2006

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - The University of San Diego men's cross country team hosted their annual 8k invitational at Morley Field in Balboa Park Saturday morning. Sophomore Chris Jacobs was first to cross the finish line in a time of 27:19.47.

Raymundo Castillo, an unattached runner took second in a time of 27:55.26. Reynaldo Barrera from Loyola Marymount took third in a time of 28:05.50.

Other USD finishers include freshman Marcus Lopez who finished 17th in a time of 29:10.35. Freshman Martin Jimenez finished in 30:18.93, sophomore Louis Barrios recorded a 31:36.57, and sophomore Aaron De Leon finished in 31:59.65. As a team, the Toreros finished fourth overall at the race.

San Diego spends the upcoming weeks training before flying back to Riverdale, NY on September 30 to run in the Iona Meet of Champions.