Jake Thoden's Sensational Cross Country Season Ends With Nationals Appearance

Jake Thoden's Sensational Cross Country Season Ends With Nationals Appearance

The Raritan Valley Cross Country team made its first apperance at the Divison III National Championship on November 7th, 2015. Freshman Jake Thoden qualified for the National meet by placing in the third in the Regional Meet held October 25th. 

The National Championship meet was held in Westfield, Massachusetts and was hosted by Holyoke Community College. The competition was strong, and Thoden placed 35th out of 153 runners, with a time of 29:54 in the 8k event.

This wraps up a remarkable first season full of accomplishments for Thoden, and he along with the rest of the team looks to improve in the off season and come back strong.