Tennessee Wesleyan posted an 11th-place showing at the 59th Annual NAIA Men's Cross Country National Championships at Rim Rock Farm in Lawrence, Kan., on Saturday afternoon.
Tennessee Wesleyan, the lone team representing the Appalachian Athletic Conference at nationals, tallied 346 total points, which put the Bulldogs 30 points outside of the top 10. Tennessee Wesleyan won the AAC Championship Meet and had been ranked in the NAIA Top 10 all season.
Roderick Bowman led Tennessee Wesleyan and all AAC runners with a 37th-place showing, crossing the line with a time of 25:41.20. Teammate Arnold Mutuse wasn't too far behind as he finished in 25:46.20 to finish 42nd overall.