Rojas completed the 8K course in 27:09.47, setting a Cumberland freshman record. The Alamo, Tenn., native finished 42nd overall among 150 runners.
Senior Garang Madut was 52nd in 27:43.35, while senior Tanner Harp placed 56th in 27:51.12. Freshman Jacob Royster and sophomore Chris Swann finished 59th and 60th, respectively, with times of 27:56.71 and 28:02.31. Sophomore Carlos Tirado was 79th in 29:01.62, junior Kason Halfacre crossed the finish line in 29:14.09 for 82nd, sophomore Michael Rogers posted a time of 29:16.73 (101st) and senior Spencer Rearick was 130th in 31:51.35.
On the women’s side, Kilian continued her strong freshman campaign with a 39th-place finish on the 5K course in 20:00.59, while sophomore Claudia Tepox was 46th in 20:12.97 and freshman Amber Mays came across in 20:16.47 for 50th. Senior Alesa Steiner placed 92nd in 22:04.21 and sophomore Michaela Postell was 96th in 22:29.38.
Cumberland will take the week off before heading to the Greater Louisville Classic in Louisville, Ky., on Oct. 1.