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2013-09-10 ONU's Creger A Winner In Men's Cross Country Return
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Dylan Creger won the Midwest Classic last Friday

ONU's Creger A Winner In Men's Cross Country Return

Author: Nick Birkey
Posted: Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 1:00 PM

CHICAGO, Ill. - Running in his first race back after redshirting one year ago, Olivet Nazarene University's Dylan Creger (Almont, Mich.) showed no rust in his return winning the ONU Midwest Classic on his way to being named the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference Men's Cross Country Runner of the Week, it was announced by the league office Tuesday morning.

Creger, a sophomore, ran a 25:52 over the 8K course to win the race by nearly seven seconds in a field of 128 runners on Friday.  He was one of seven Tiger runners to finish in the Top 10 as the hosts ran away with the team title.  Olivet Nazarene totaled 19 points with Indiana Institute of Technology a distant second (71 points).

The Tigers are ranked No. 12 in the NAIA Preseason Coaches' Poll.