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Cross County runners earn All-Conference honors

By Mike Byker

The Dordt College cross country team placed two runners in the NAIA national meet in late November at Louisville, Kentucky. The two runners, Chelsea Gerdes and Tim Eisenga both earned all-conference honors with their top-15 finishes at the GPAC meet.

At the national meet, Eisenga registered a time of 25:36.60 over the 8000 meter course and place 50th out of 261 runners, improving on his 130th finish from a year ago. Gerdes completed the women’s 5000 meter course in a time of 19:04.30 for 69th place out of 259 runners.