Matthew Gergely

Sports Writer

The Lorain County Community College Commodores competed at the Oberlin College Interregional Rumble Cross Country meet on Oct. 14.  The men finished 26th out of 27 teams, the women did not field a complete team this week. Gabrielle Post (Avon Lake) again led the Commodore women, finishing the 6K course in 26:24, good for 206th place out of 313 runners. On the men’s side, Micah Swartz (Lakewood) finished the 8K course in 28:04, which landed him in 120th place out of 308 runners. Five Commodores had their best meet of the year. These included Micah Swartz, Justin Below, Luke Lengel, Ian Hamilton, and Jacob Kelly. With the regular season now complete, the Commodores now turn their attention to the  NJCAA DIII Region 12 Meet to be held in Lansing Michigan on Saturday Oct. 27 at noon. In the latest NJCAA DIII national cross country coaches rankings, the LCCC men are ranked #4 in the nation, the LCCC women ranked #10. The rankings came out Oct. 17.