Iowa Central seeks more hardware at half-marathon

Tritons place third at Hawkeye Invitational

EL PASO, Texas - The Iowa Central cross country program will compete in the NJCAA Half Marathon  Championships Saturday here at Ascarate Park.

The Triton women are coming off their third consecutive NJCAA national title, while the men were third. 

Last year, Iowa Central finished second in the women's team race as four runners placed inside the Top-10. The Tritons won the title in 2017 and tied for first in both 2016 and '11. 

On the men's side, Iowa Central was second a year ago after winning gold in 2017 and '16. They also won three straight from 2011-13 and were first in 2007.