MO State HS Sports

Dukes Finishes 102nd at NAIA National Championships


Vancouver, Wash. – Competing in just his third race of the season, Columbia College men’s cross country runner, Alexander Dukes finished 102nd at the 66th Annual Men’s Cross Country National Championships in Vancouver, Washington. 

Dukes covered the 8K course in a time of 26:48.1 and was the first American Midwest Conference (AMC) runner to cross the finish line. 

Dukes finished the season as the AMC Runner of the Year, All-AMC, and the AMC Individual Champion.

This article is provided by Columbia Cougar Athletics