Dexter, Mich. - Cameron Karagitz paced Oakland in the men's 5K finishing 33rd out of 104 runners with a time of 16:02.9 while Alana Koepf led the women's team with a 5K time of 19:57.9 to finish 66th at the EMU Fall Classic held Friday at Hudson Mills Metro Park. No team scores were recorded.
"It was great to give these athletes a chance to race today," said head coach Paul Rice. "The conditions were great and the course was fast so they took advantage of that opportunity and did a nice job today. Now we focus on the biggest race of the season next week."
Both teams travel to Kenosha, Wisc. to compete in the Horizon League Championships held on Saturday, Nov. 1.