Jake Tarnow led the pack from start to finish Wednesday afternoon at the New Buffalo Invitational. The senior crossed the finish line of the 5,000-meter race at 18:10.4, nearly two seconds ahead of Buchanan’s Walker Barz. Tarnow’s finished first among 79 runners.
Senior Will Bogan covered the course in 21:00.4 while sophomore Wil Crane registered a time of 22:23.5. Freshman Jacob Zientarski shed more than five minutes off his previous PR with a 27:12.3 finish. As a team, Marquette placed sixth.
On the girls’ side, freshman Mary Cate Neary logged a 25:24.3 race, earning medalist honors in the process. Sophomore McKenzie Losinski crossed the line at 26:17.7 with classmate Ava Zientarski on her heels at 28:22.7.
Marquette has a little less than a week to prepare for the Hobart Invite held next Tuesday at 4:45 pm.