Men's Cross Country Roster

2020 Men's Varsity Cross Country

Name Year Hometown
Chris Ellens SR Titonka, Iowa

Major: Business Administration: Marketing, Social Work

 

2019 Dakota State Invite 11/67   27:24

2019 Dean White Invite  25/105  27:50

2019 Defender Classic  20/95  26:18

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede  36/201 26:44

2019 GPAC Championship 30/94 27:05

2019 NAIA National Championship DNR

NAIA Scholar-Athlete

 

 

2018 Defender Classic 8th/54 27:00

2018 Dean White Invite 24th/123 27:51

2018 Dordt vs. NWC JV Duel DNR

2018 Mount Marty Invite 35th/125 27:13

2018 Briar Cliff Invite 33rd/145 26:50

2018 GPAC Championship 20th/92 27:05

2018 NAIA National Championship 182nd/330 26:18

 

2017 Augustana Twilight Invite 129th  /280 21:42 

2017 Defender Classic   25th  /98 27:55 

2017 Dean White Invite   24th  /98 29:13 

2017 Briar Cliff Invite   46th  /153 27:53 

2017 NAIA Seminole Valley Stampede 78th /268 27:51 

2017 GPAC Championship    27th  /87 27:07 

2017 NAIA National Championship   /328 

Jacob Brouwer SO Loveland, Colorado

Major: Engineering: Mechanical

Anthony Ghiorso SR Eagle, Idaho

Major: Business Administration: Finance

 

2019 Dakota State Invite  8/67  27:09

2019 Dean White Invite   7/105  26:44

2019 Defender Classic  12/95  25:54

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede  20/201 26:09

2019 GPAC Championship  23/94  26:39

2019 NAIA National Championship  DNR

 

2018 Defender Classic 10th/54 27:06

2018 Dean White Invite 8th/123 27:00

2018 Dordt vs. NWC JV Duel DNR

2018 Mount Marty Invite 28th/125 26:58

2018 Briar Cliff Invite 15th/145 26:14

2018 GPAC Championship 10th/92 26:34

2018 NAIA National Championship 171st/330 26:12

 

2017 Augustana Twilight Invite 121st /280 21:33 

2017 Defender Classic 19th /98  27:44 

2017 Dean White Invite  DNR

2017 Briar Cliff Invite 26th/153 27:05 

2017 NAIA Seminole Valley Stampede 70th /268 27:43

2017 GPAC Championship  20th /87 26:29 

Avery Den Herder SO Sioux Center, Iowa

Major: Engineering: Biomedical

Tristan Hulstein SR Soux Center, Iowa

Major: Accounting,Business Administration: Finance, Spanish

 

2018 Defender Classic 24th/54 28:25

2018 Dean White Invite 39th/123 28:40

2018 Dordt vs. NWC JV Duel DNR

2018 Mount Marty Invite 50th/125 27:46

2018 Briar Cliff Invite 43rd/145 27:06

2018 GPAC Championship 39th/92 28:15

2018 NAIA National Championship DNR

 

2017 Augustana Twilight Invite 121st /280 21:33 

2017 Defender Classic 19th /98  27:44 

2017 Dean White Invite  DNR

2017 Briar Cliff Invite 26th/153 27:05 

2017 NAIA Seminole Valley Stampede 70th /268 27:43

2017 GPAC Championship  20th /87 26:29 

Trey Engen SO Algona, Iowa

Major:Political Science

 

2019 Dakota State Invite  9/67  27:11

2019 Dean White Invite   12/105 26:50

2019 Defender Classic 15/105 25:59

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede 19/201 26:08

2019 GPAC Championship  17/94 26:08

2019 NAIA National Championship

Franklin Reinders SR Sioux Center, Iowa

Major: Business Administration: Marketing/Finance

 

2019 Dakota State Invite 17/67  27:39

2019 Dean White Invite  18/105 27:33

2019 Defender Classic  25/95  26:36

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede 37/201 26:48

2019 GPAC Championship DNR

2019 NAIA National Championship  DNR

NAIA Scholar-Athlete

 

2018 Defender Classic 26th/54 28:26

2018 Dean White Invite 57th/123 29:19

2018 Dordt vs. NWC JV Duel 1st/16 16:36

2018 Mount Marty Invite 54th/125 27:53

2018 Briar Cliff Invite 61st/145 27:37

2018 GPAC Championship DNR

2018 NAIA National Championship DNR

Luke Esser SO Winterset, Iowa

Major: Computer Science

 

2019 Dakota State Invite  DNR

2019 Dean White Invite  88/105 30:58

2019 Defender Classic  81/105 29:32

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede 127/201 29:37

2019 GPAC Championship DNR

2019 NAIA National Championship DNR

Brooks De Waard JR Lynden, Washington

Major: Business Administration:Construction Management

 

2019 Dakota State Invite 18/67  27:40

2019 Dean White Invite  30/105 28:03

2019 Defender Classic  16/95  26:06

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede 23/201 26:10

2019 GPAC Championship 6/94 25:44

2019 NAIA National Championship  236/335 27:10

 

2018 Defender Classic 28th/54 28:35

2018 Dean White Invite DNR

2018 Dordt vs. NWC JV Duel DNR

2018 Mount Marty Invite DNR

2018 Briar Cliff Invite 46th/145 27:10

2018 GPAC Championship DNR

2018 NAIA National Championship DNR

Loyal Johnson SO Burr, Nebraska

Major: Agriculture: Animal Science

 

2019 Dakota State Invite  48/67  31:07

2019 Dean White Invite  99/105 32:32

2019 Defender Classic 94/95 33:21

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede 168/201 31:33

2019 GPAC Championship DNR

2019 NAIA National Championship DNR

Zach Elbers JR Rock Valley, Iowa

Major: Business Administration: Marketing/Management

 

2019 Dakota State Invite DNR

2019 Dean White Invite  DNR

2019 Defender Classic  70/95  28:34

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede 99/201 28:48

2019 GPAC Championship DNR

2019 NAIA National Championship  DNR

Josh Rupprecht SO Cerritos, California

Major: Engineering: Mechanical

 

2019 Dakota State Invite DNR

2019 Dean White Invite  6/105  26:43

2019 Defender Classic  22/95 26:23

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede 30/201 26:26

2019 GPAC Championship 10/94 25:35

2019 NAIA National Championship

NAIA Scholar-Athlete

Jebadiah Merkle JR Chaska, Minnesota

Major: Engineering: Mechanical

 

Joey Schoonhoven SO Ireton, Iowa

Major: Health and Human Performance: Exercise Science

 

2019 Dakota State Invite   35/67  29:42

2019 Dean White Invite  55/105  29:08

2019 Defender Classic DNR

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede 71/201 27:54

2019 GPAC Championship DNR

2019 NAIA National Championship DNR

Benjamin Schmidt JR Savage, Minnesota

Major: Engineering: Electrical, Computer Science

 

2019 Dakota State Invite  42/67  30:22

2019 Dean White Invite  69/105 29:47

2019 Defender Classic 60/95  28:16

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede 92/201  28:36

2019 GPAC Championship DNR

2019 NAIA National Championship  DNR

NAIA Scholar-Athlete

 

2018 Defender Classic 43rd/54 31:13

2018 Dean White Invite 106th/123 32:17

2018 Dordt vs. NWC JV Duel 12th/16 18:04

2018 Mount Marty Invite 107th/125 31:17

2018 Briar Cliff Invite 120th/145 30:15

2018 GPAC Championship DNR

2018 NAIA National Championship DNR

Thaniel Schroeder SO Spencer, South Dakota

Major: Business Administration: Finance

 

2019 Dakota State Invite    DNR

2019 Dean White Invite  31/105 28:08

2019 Defender Classic 38/95 27:18

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede  44/201 27:04

2019 GPAC Championship DNR

2019 NAIA National Championship DNR

Eric Steiger JR Lynden, Washington

Major: Engineering: Mechanical

 

2019 Dakota State Invite  4/67  26:50

2019 Dean White Invite   8/105 26:44

2019 Defender Classic  DNR

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede  15/201 25:57

2019 GPAC Championship 2/94 25:26

2019 NAIA National Championship 57/335 26:00

NAIA Scholar-Athlete

 

2018 Defender Classic 1st/54 26:19

2018 Dean White Invite 4th/123 26:44

2018 Dordt vs. NWC JV Duel DNR

2018 Mount Marty Invite 51st/125 27:47

2018 Briar Cliff Invite 6th/145 25:49

2018 GPAC Championship 1st/92 26:12

2018 NAIA National Championship 47th/330 25:24

Peter Shippy SO Sioux Center, Iowa

Major: Computer Science

 

Davis Tebben JR Lansing, Illinois

Major: Engineering: Civil and Enviromental

 

2019 Dakota State Invite 3/67  26:44

2019 Dean White Invite  8/105  26:44

2019 Defender Classic  19/95  26:16

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede 17/201 26:07

2019 GPAC Championship 16/94  26:02

2019 NAIA National Championship  103/335 26:25

NAIA Scholar-Athlete

 

2018 Defender Classic 5th/54 26:50

2018 Dean White Invite 15th/123 27:19

2018 Dordt vs. NWC JV Duel DNR

2018 Mount Marty Invite DNR

2018 Briar Cliff Invite 17th/145 26:20

2018 GPAC Championship 7th/92 26:26

2018 NAIA National Championship 55th/330 25:28

Jonathan Veldman SO Rock Valley, Iowa

Major: Computer Science

 

2019 Dakota State Invite   50/67  31:28

2019 Dean White Invite DNR

2019 Defender Classic DNR

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede DNR

2019 GPAC Championship DNR

2019 NAIA National Championship DNR

Kendall Van Zanten JR Mount Vernon, Washington

Major: Enviromental Studies: Natural Resource Management

 

2019 Dakota State Invite  27/67  28:57

2019 Dean White Invite  53/105 28:56

2019 Defender Classic 28/95 26:39

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede  39/201 26:51

2019 GPAC Championship DNR

2019 NAIA National Championship DNR

NAIA Scholar-Athlete

 

2018 Defender Classic DNR

2018 Dean White Invite 93rd/123 31:06

2018 Dordt vs. NWC JV Duel 9th/16 17:41

2018 Mount Marty Invite 88th/125 29:27

2018 Briar Cliff Invite 100th/145 29:20

2018 GPAC Championship DNR

2018 NAIA National Championship DNR

Ethan Haeder FR Bellevue, Nebraska

Major: Secondary Education

Lance Van Zee JR Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Major: Business Administration: Finance

 

2019 Dakota State Invite   16/67  27:36

2019 Dean White Invite  20/105 27:39

2019 Defender Classic  31/95  27:00

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede 57/201 27:34

2019 GPAC Championship  DNR

2019 NAIA National Championship DNR

NAIA Scholar-Athlete

 

2018 Defender Classic 11th/54 27:14

2018 Dean White Invite 28th/123 27:56

2018 Dordt vs. NWC JV Duel DNR

2018 Mount Marty Invite 33rd/125 27:08

2018 Briar Cliff Invite 26th/145 26:40

2018 GPAC Championship 21st/92 27:10

2018 NAIA National Championship 223rd/330 26:38

Ethan Summerhays FR Brantford, Ontario

Major: Engineering Science-Pre Architect

 

Bailey Vande Griend JR Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Major: Computer Science, Data Science, Statistics

 

2019 Dakota State Invite 24/67  28:31

2019 Dean White Invite  41/105 28:24

2019 Defender Classic  52/95  27:52

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede 65/201 27:43

2019 GPAC Championship DNR

2019 NAIA National Championship  DNR

NAIA Scholar-Athlete

 

2018 Defender Classic 26th/54 28:32

2018 Dean White Invite 52nd/123 29:11

2018 Dordt vs. NWC JV Duel 8th/16 17:38

2018 Mount Marty Invite 77th/125 28:53

2018 Briar Cliff Invite 77th/145 28:06

2018 GPAC Championship DNR

2018 NAIA National Championship DNR

Michael Vander Plaats FR Sioux Center, Iowa

Major: Business Administration

Nic Veldhorst JR Oostburg, Wisconsin

Major: Business Administration: HR Management, Psychology

 

2019 Dakota State Invite  6/67  26:58

2019 Dean White Invite  13/104  27:01

2019 Defender Classic 18/95  26:16

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede 16/201 26:04

2019 GPAC Championship 7/94 25:45

2019 NAIA National Championship 146/305 26:45

NAIA Scholar-Athlete

 

2018 Defender Classic 7th/54 26:57

2018 Dean White Invite 14th/123 27:19

2018 Dordt vs. NWC JV Duel DNR

2018 Mount Marty Invite 26th/125 26:52

2018 Briar Cliff Invite 20th/145 26:22

2018 GPAC Championship 13th/92 26:41

2018 NAIA National Championship 128th/330 25:53

Caden Zonnefeld JR Sioux Center, Iowa

Major: Mathematics, Data Science, Statistics

 

2019 Dakota State Invite   44/67  30:45  

2019 Dean White Invite  82/105  30:16

2019 Defender Classic   76/95 29:00

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede  114/201 29:19

2019 GPAC Championship DNR

2019 NAIA National Championship  DNR

NAIA Scholar-Athlete

 

2018 Defender Classic 46th/54 31:35

2018 Dean White Invite 88th/123 31:01

2018 Dordt vs. NWC JV Duel DNR

2018 Mount Marty Invite 105th/125 30:51

2018 Briar Cliff Invite 125th/145 30:30

2018 GPAC Championship DNR

2018 NAIA National Championship DNR

Grant Dunsbergen SR Newton, Iowa

Major: Engineering: Mechanical

 

2019 Dakota State Invite  36/67  29:51

2019 Dean White Invite   56/105 29:09

2019 Defender Classic 40/95  27:24

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede 75/201 27:57

2019 GPAC Championship DNR

2019 NAIA National Championship DNR

 

2018 Defender Classic 37th/54 29:55

2018 Dean White Invite 75th/123 30:18

2018 Dordt vs. NWC JV Duel 4th/16 17:08

2018 Mount Marty Invite 90th/125 29:39

2018 Briar Cliff Invite 72nd/145 27:50

2018 GPAC Championship DNR

2018 NAIA National Championship DNR

 

2017 Augustana Twilight Invite 199th /280 22:54 

2017 Defender Classic  35th /98 28:31 

2017 Dean White Invite   42nd /98 30:32 

2017 Briar Cliff Invite   63rd /153 28:27

2017 NAIA Seminole Valley Stampede  124th /268 28:56 

2017 GPAC Championship 44th /87 27:25   

Joe Anderson SO George, Iowa

Major: Engineering: Civil and Enviromental

 

2019 Dakota State Invite 7/67 27:04

2019 Dean White Invite  17/105 27:32

2019 Defender Classic 8/95  25:49

2019 Seminole Valley Stampede 18/201 26:07

2019 GPAC Championship 11/94 25:55

2019 NAIA National Championship 137/305 26:47