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Nelson first at Doane XC

Monday, October 6, 2008

Kara Nelson
CRETE, Neb. - Morningside College's Kara Nelson, a sophomore from Cherokee, was the women's individual champion at the Doane College Dean White Invitational Cross Country Meet here on Saturday Sept. 27.

Nelson, the daughter of Jim and Sue Nelson of Cherokee, ran the 5K course in 18:49.35 for a victory margin of nearly 11 seconds over runner-up Scottie Shaw of Hastings College, who clocked a 19:00.24.

Nelson's title led Morningside to a second-place finish in the four-team field with 40 points, just one point behind host Doane.

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