Flynner`s Razorbacks win South Eastern Conference C`ship

Dave Flynn had a good run in today`s big US collegiate cross country race today. Flynner was 24th in 24.36 for the  8,000m race held in a chily and wet Percy Warner Park, Nashville. With Arkansas scorring athletes placing 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 12th and 14th the Razorbacks took their 20th conference title. Click on: for more. See also the official SEC web site which reports as follows:

” Arkansas claimed its third consecutive SEC men’s cross country team title and its 20th in the last 22 years. The Razorbacks placed three runners among the race’s top four and finished with a total team score of 35 points. No. 28 Georgia was second overall with 73 team points, while Missouri and No. 29 Texas A&M each tied for third with 80 team points.

“I am awfully proud of them,” Arkansas head coach Chris Bucknam said. “We wanted to come in here and make a statement. This is the first of three legs in the championship season and this is really the most important one. The SEC Championship means a lot to our school, and when you win an SEC Championship in any sport, I think you’re special. I’m just proud of our guys for the effort that they put in today and all the hard work that they’ve done, and all my assistant coaches too, they’ve really helped prepare this team. I’m really proud of them.”” (