PETERSBURG, Va. – On Friday at the Trojan Invitational, sophomore Mike Lagat (Elderet, Kenya) of the Shaw University men's cross country team earned his first individual title for the Bears with a completion time of 26:21 in the 8k race in its season opener.
Shaw would finish fourth overall as a team with a total of 85 points while Virginia State took first place with a score of 41 points, followed by N.C. Wesleyan (50 points) and Virginia Union (59 points).
A complete list of results can be found here.
Shaw will return to action on Sept. 29 at the Greensboro Invitational in Greensboro, N.C.
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