Tampa Completes 2016 Season at NCAA South Regional

Tampa Completes 2016 Season at NCAA South Regional

ST. LEO, Fla. – The University of Tampa men's cross country team wrapped up its 2016 campaign at the NCAA South Regional, finishing 12th overall.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
UT Finish: 12th, 319 points
Team Champion: Lee, 52 points
Location: The Abbey Course | St. Leo, Fla.
Host Institution: Saint Leo University
Distance: 10K
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TOP SPARTAN PERFORMERS:
• Lars Benner | 37th overall, 33:45.6

• Mitch Arnold | 60th overall, 34:46.4

Cory Munsch | 75th overall, 35:17.3

• Joey Maus | 82nd overall, 35:39.4

Joe Weber | 85th overall, 35:44.8

OTHER NOTABLES:
• The Spartans took seven runners to the race featuring the top teams in the South Region.

• Following region champ Lee was Sunshine State Conference schools Saint Leo and Florida Southern. Lee represents the Gulf South Conference. The top three teams all advance to the 2016 NCAA Championships.

• Benner was the top performer for Tampa for the fourth consecutive race.

• Also running for Tampa were Tyler Roberts (99) and Nick Morfesi (101).

• Tampa competed in the program's 14th straight NCAA South Regional.

UP NEXT:
This concludes the 2016 season. For complete information on UT men's cross country, please visit TampaSpartans.com.

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