Lynx Cross Country Run at IWU/Padeskey Grabs a 5K Win
Bloomington, IL – The Lincoln College Cross Country team began their season at Illinois Wesleyan this past weekend. The highlight of the meet for the Lynx was Luke Padeskey (Moline, IL) finishing in first place on the men’s side with a time of 16:31 in the 5k. Others running for the men were Albert Murrey (Durham, NC) – 4th, Alek Stojanvic (Moline, IL) – 7th, Traxton Taylor (Marion, IL) – 13th, and Jordan Staley (Clinton Township, MI) – 14th. There was no team score kept.
On the women’s side, the Lynx were lead by Hannah Singleton (South Pekin, IL) with a two mile time of 13:32 placing her in 16th place. Others running for the Lynx were Victoria Heller (Mapleton, IL) – 17th, Tykeshia Thompson (Akron, OH) – 18th, Jasmine Lofton (Akron, OH) – 23rd, and Rachel Whittaker (Akron, OH) – 26th.
The Lynx will be run again next week in Charleston, IL at Eastern Illinois University on September 7.