Marv Roeske of Concordia and Paul Schmaedeke of Hamline were
selected MIAC women’s and men’s cross country coaches
of the year respectively. Roeske’s Cobbers finished second at
the MIAC Championships October 28, 20 points shy of first-place St.
Olaf which is ranked fourth nationally. Schmaedeke’s men
jumped from a seventh-place finish (193 points) in 1999 to third
this year with 77 points.
Top 15 Finsihers Time Nick Thoemke, SJU 26:18.1 Nick Maddox, UST 26:20.3 Brian Preus, UST 26:22.6 Andy Sherman, Car 26:26.4 Steve Henderson, UST 26:33.8 Andy Keenan, SJU 26:36.2 Eric Stafford, Ham 26:37.5 Dan Draine, UST 26:46.0 Chris Coffey, SO 26:48.0 Eric Bloemendal, Aug 26:49.6 Ryan Kollmann, UST 26:50.8 Tom Kreger, Ham 26:51.3 Eric Kaluza, Ham 26:52.0 Tom Myers, SJU 26:53.5 Rick Chapko, UST 26:53.9