Newberry's Jack Holden named to preseason All-Conference second team
Wednesday, August 22, 2007 | by Indians picked to finish 8th in conference

ROCK HILL, S.C. Ė Newberry College menís cross country landed one runner on the preseason All-South Atlantic Conference team released by the league office earlier today. Junior Jack Holden (Burlington, N.C.) was named to the second team.

Holden turned in two top 25 finishes during the 2006 season, including a season-best time at the Blue Hose Invitational. Churning out a time of 28:50, Holden finished 23rd. Holdenís best placement came at the Citadel Invitational where he finished 20th with a time of 30:17.

The Newberry menís cross country team was selected to finish eighth in the conference as selected by the league head coaches. The Indians received 13 points.

Newberry begins the season at 8 a.m. in Greenwood, S.C. on September 1 for the Connie Maxwell Invitational.

2007 SAC PRESEASON MENíS CROSS COUNTRY POLL
1. Mars Hill        (7)  62
2. Lenoir-Rhyne     (1)  57
3. Lincoln Memorial      47
4. Wingate               42
5. Catawba               28
6. Tusculum              22
7. Carson-Newman         17
8. Newberry              13

Men's First Team
Brad Popple, Lenoir-Rhyne
Ted Johnson, Lincoln Memorial
Jeremy Donahue, Lincoln Memorial
Mark Paulson, Lincoln Memorial
Winston Curry, Mars Hill
William Mikolajczak, Mars Hill
Jayce Watson, Wingate

Menís Second Team
Chris Haney, Catawba
Andy Haines, Lenoir-Rhyne
Tyler Mooney, Lenoir-Rhyne
Josh Armentrout, Lincoln Memorial
Dustin Whitlow, Mars Hill
Jack Holden, Newberry
Jack Masters, Wingate