Berea, Ky. – History was made on Friday, September 8, when the first-ever Midway University men's cross country team competed in their first-ever event in the Berea College/Centre College Cross Country Jamboree in Berea, Kentucky.
The event took place at the Berea College Cross Country Alumni Fields and was a 5K race. The Eagles didn't compile an official team score after having just three runners compete in the event.
Not only was it the first-ever race in the history of the program, but it also was the first collegiate race for Midway's trio.
Leading the way was Cameron Botkin (Brooksville, Ky.). Botkin finished with a time of 18:44.79.
Finishing a few seconds behind Botkin was Dylan Simpson (Dawson Springs, Ky.). Simpson finished the 5K with a time of 19:10.68.
Rounding out the event for Midway was Shawn Dickerson (Taylorsville, Ky.). Dickerson garnered a time of 20:14.72.
Midway is back in action on Saturday, September 16, when they head back to Berea, Ky. to compete in the Berea College Invitational.
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