PNW Men’s XC Captures PNW Classic Title, Chapa Sets School Record


WESTVILLE, Ind. — The Purdue Northwest men’s cross country team won the team title at the PNW Fall Classic in Westville, Ind. Freshman Antonio Chapa (Portage, Ind./Portage) finished second individually and set a school record in the 8K with a time of 26:09.9.

The Pride finished with seven men’s runners in the top 15. Adam Joseph (Lowell, Ind./Lowell) captured sixth place with a time of 26:27.2, while freshman Michael Crook (Southport, Ind./Southport) took ninth, finishing with a time of 27:07.4.

Chris Ramos (Hobart, Ind./River Forest) ended up in tenth after a time of 27:09.9, while Diego Gomez (Hobart, Ind./Hobart) was just two spots behind with a time of 27:28.2.

Freshman Fernando Rosas (Lowell, Ind./Lowell) finished 13th with a time of 27:28.3, and Cameron Chapman (Valparaiso, Ind./Morgan Township) rounded out the top 15 with a time of 27:32.


  1. Purdue Northwest 39;2. St. Xavier 46;3. Trinity Christian 53;4. Moraine Valley CC 105;5. IUSB 147;6. Governor’s State 156;7. Roosevelt


  1. Antonio Chapa (26:09.9), 6. Adam Joseph (26:27.2), 9. Michael Crook (27:07.4), 10. Chris Ramos (27:09.9), 12. Diego Gomez (27:28.2), 13. Fernando Rosas (27:28.3), 15. Cameron Chapman (27:32), 17. Cristian Zendejas (27:49.7), 26. Mark Peters (30:24.3), 31. Alexander Morales (31:32.7), 41. Brandon Davis (33:56.7).