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Valpo Men Fifth at Evansville Invitational

Saturday, October 16, 2004

Valparaiso University finished in fifth place in the eight-team field at the Evansville Invitational on Saturday afternoon in Evansville, Ind.

The Crusaders posted a total of 135 points on the afternoon, four ahead of sixth place Lipscomb. Belmont won the race with just 27 points.

Adam Piaskowy (Crete, Ill./Crete-Monee H.S.) led the way for the Brown and Gold with an eighth place finish overall. The senior crossed the finish line in a time of 26:23.59. Dennis Kabara (Chuka, Kenya/Meru H.S.) finished second for the Brown and Gold and 33rd overall with a time of 27:28.46.

David Iott (Fort Wayne, Ind./Dwenger H.S.) was the third Crusader to finish the eight-kilometer course, placing 48th overall with a time of 27:59.05. Richie White (Munster, Ind./Munster H.S.) was 60th with a time of 28:33.39, while Ben Radke (Crystal Lake, Ill./Prairie Ridge H.S.) rounded out the scorers finishing 67th overall with a time of 28:42.14.

Valpo will take a week off before heading to the Mid-Continent Conference Championships on October 30 in Rochester, Mich. The men's race begins at 10 a.m. CDT.
W Soccer Belmont Brown Field
Aug 22, 7:30 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
W Soccer IUPUI Brown Field
Aug 24, 1:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
W Soccer Valpo Phoenix, Ariz.
Aug 29, 9:00 p.m. Grand Canyon
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
W Soccer Valpo Flagstaff, Ariz.
Aug 31, 2:00 p.m. Northern Arizona
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
W Soccer Ball State Brown Field
Sep 5, 7:30 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
W Soccer Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Sep 7, 2:30 p.m. Western Illinois
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler