FORT WORTH, Texas — Junior Clay Smith finished fifth overall at the Texas Wesleyan Opener at Gateway Park on Friday morning.
Smith ran a 16:38 and was the top division III runner. Isaac Lalang of Texas Wesleyan won the event and the Rams won the team race with 22 points.
The Cowboys only ran one other runner in the first meet of the season. Freshman Ryan House ran a 19:16 to place 17th in the meet.
HSU will next be in action on Sept. 6 when it runs in the Billy Libby Invitational in Abilene.
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