LOCK HAVEN, Pa. -- Nathan Whitacre paced the West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcat cross country team with a sixth-place finish in a crowded field at the Lock Haven Invitational Saturday morning.
In a field of 199 runners, Whitacre's time of 25:43 placed him in sixth.
Wes Stowers also had a top-50 placement, running 48th (27:25)
Ben Robinson of Lock Haven won the time of 25:19.
As a team, the 'Cats compiled 137 points.
Lock Haven won the team title with 43 points.
The Bobcats of head coach Jesse Skiles will return to the course on Oct. 11 at Slippery Rock.
The event will begin at 11 a.m.