Harlow Ladd was the top finisher for the men's squad
Purdue sends 17 runners to the final race before championship season
The Boilermakers will compete in Colorado for spots on the US Team.
Matthew McClintock took third overall, while Hope Schmelzle broke 21 minutes for the first time.
The Boilermakers are set for Friday's regional races.
2014: Competed in six races, including Big Tens and the Great Lakes Regional Championships ... season best 8k race took place at the Big Ten Championships with a time of 24.58.5 to finish second for Purdue ... ran the 5k race at the Belmont Opener finishing 11th overall where the team took first ... finished 16th overall at the Indiana Intercollegiates 8k run with a time of 25.59.6 ... competed in the five-mile run at the Notre Dame Invitational with a time of 24.57.4 ... was Purdue's fourth finisher at the ISU Pre-National Invitational 8k race with a time of 26.00.4 ... took third for Purdue in the 10k race at the Great Lakes Championships with a time of 31.44.0 taking 69th overall.
High School: Four-year letterwinner in track and cross country and one year letter winner in swimming; Conference 1600m and 3200m champion Junior year; Cross Country Semi State Champion; named a Footlocker Finalist as a senior; school record holder in the 1600m with a time of 4:15, 3200m with a time of 9:17, and 5000m with a time of 15:22; was named as a State Runner-Up.
Personal: David C Dalton was born on April 12, 1996 to parents Chad and Amanda Dalton; has four younger sisters, Lauren, Alexandra, Emma, and Hannah; has one younger brother, Jonathan; father, Chad, and uncle, Andy, both attended Purdue; enjoys bike riding in his free time; plans to major in Business Management.