Dordt College News

Van Engen and Eisenga Earn Nationals Trip

November 5, 2004

Dan Van Engen and Tim Eisenga, a pair of Dordt College cross country runners have earned a trip to the NAIA National Meet in Louisville, Kentucky on November 20.

Van Engen and Eisenga qualified by virtue of their finish at the NAIA Region IV meet held in Lincoln, Nebraska on Saturday, November 6.

Van Engen, a senior from Orange City, Iowa, finished fourth at the region meet with a time of 26:11.06 over the 8,000 meter course. Eisenga, a junior from Randolph, Wisconsin will advance as well with a 12th place finish in a time of 26:48.28.

The top seven runners from non-national meet qualifying teams advance from the regional to the national meet.

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