Harriers Head to Hoosier Invite

PURDUESPORTSDOTCOM Dillon Hinen will be among the Boilermakers competing on Friday.
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Dillon Hinen will be among the Boilermakers competing on Friday.
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Nov. 7, 2013

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - The Purdue cross country teams travel to Bloomington, Ind., for the Hoosier Invitational on Friday. The women’s 5k race is scheduled for 3:15 p.m. while the men’s 8k will start at 4.

Several runners that are not expected to participate at the Great Lakes Regionals next weekend are expected to compete on Friday at Indiana University. Friday’s races will not be scored.

On the women’s side, the Boilermakers will travel Cailey Daluga, Karen Jensen, Taylor Jones, Taylor Smith and Hope Schmelzle. Schmelzle has the fastest 5k of those runners this season as she posted a 19:19.66 at the Indiana Intercollegiates in September.

On the men’s side, Allan Appiah, Vincent Cicale, Ben Eaton, Josh Haase, Harlow Ladd and Alex Milner are scheduled to compete. Cartwright has the best 8k time in the group as he posted a 25:44.2 at the Big Ten Preview where he finished 21st.

Full results and a recap will be posted to PurdueSports.com following the race.