The Tigers’ cross-country season came to an end at Regionals.
Kieran Wood led the Tigers with a 10th place finish on the men’s side.
To have teammates next to you in the trenches means everything,” coach Marc Burns says going into postseason competition.
Findley and Wood paced the Tigers again.
Five of the six current transfers on the MU cross-country teams started in Missouri, committed elsewhere then transferred back as the program thrived.
Despite some strong individual performances, Saturday was the Tigers’ lowest team finish of the young cross-country season.
“We need them,” Coach Marc Burns said of his freshman class, which includes local standouts Mikayla Reed and Tori Findley.
The women’s team placed first again at the meet.
Thomas George came to Missouri right out of high school while Kieran Wood is a graduate transfer.
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Menghini was the top attached scorer at the meet.