Dordt College News

Opp Claims Weekly Honor

September 11, 2013

(Wednesday, September 11; Sioux Center, Iowa)  Dordt’s Lauren Opp is this week’s GPAC/Hauff Mid-America Sports Women’s Cross Country Runner-of-the-Week. Opp, a junior from Garner, Iowa, ran an individual time of 16:54 in the Augustana College Twilight last Friday in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

Opp  placed 3rd overall out of 196 runners in the race and was the top NAIA finisher at the event.

Dordt College is the defending GPAC Women’s Cross Country Champion and is ranked eighth in the NAIA. The Defenders will resume competitions on Saturday, September 21 when they travel to Lincoln, Nebraska to compete in the Woody Greeno Invite.

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