The Buena Vista men's cross country team took part in its own Invitational on Saturday out at Sunrise Pointe Golf Course, and the Beavers were paced by Cameron Kaltschnee, who placed eighth in a time of 32:47.
All five Beavers placed 8-12th in the 8k race and were separated by three minutes. Zach Kenny was ninth in 33:22 as Alex Loerts was 14 seconds behind Kenny. Josh Garcia and Blake Patten placed 11th and 12th and were just four seconds apart.
A total of 17 runners took part in the event that was won by Graceland's Jordan Adams in a time of 30:28.
The Beavers will now have some time off before taking part in the Trent Smith Invite on October 13, hosted by NIACC at 4:30pm.