Marian, Milligan win team omniums at Collegiate Road Nationals

  
  


 
Podium DII Team Omnium
Podium DII Team Omnium
Marshall, NC (May 15, 2016) – Marian University and  Milligan College won the divisions I and II team omniums as the USA Cycling Collegiate Road National Championships concluded on Sunday with the team and individual time trial events.
 
After a dominating performance in the team time trials on Sunday, Marian took the overall team award with 542 points compared to the 395 earned by runner up Fort Lewis College. In DII, Milligan earned 553 points to win ahead of second place Whitman College which amassed 315 points. See complete team omnium standings here.
 
Men’s Team Time Trials
 
The Colorado School of Mines posted a 41:04.7 to take the win for men’s DII ahead of Milligan College and the US Military Academy. In DI, Marian University clocked the winning time of 37:28.2 ahead of Midwestern State University and Fort Lewis College.
 
Women’s Team Time Trials
 
Podium DI Team Omnium.
Podium DI Team Omnium.

Milligan College earned gold in the women’s DII event when its squad posted a 46:21.2 to beat out the silver and bronze medalist teams from MIT and Whitman College. Marian University again dominated the team time trial in the women’s DI competition with a time of 43:39.6. Stanford University and The University of CaliforniaSan Diego were second and third, respectively.
 
Men’s Individual Time Trials
 
With 17 seconds to spare, Stefan Rothe (Midwestern State University) took the win in the DI men’s individual time trial with a time of 26:13.70. Michael Reidenbach (Virginia Polytechnic University) and Grant Koontz (Texas A&M) were second and third.
 
In the DII time test, Glenn Ferreira (University of Delaware) was fastest in a time of 27:22.60. Sam Fritz (University of Minnesota) and Kai Wiggins (Middlebury College) collected the silver and bronze.
 
Women’s Individual Time Trials
 
ITT DI Women. Flora Yan (University of Texas at Dallas)
ITT DI Women. Flora Yan (University of Texas at Dallas)

Flora Yan (University of Texas at Dallas) clocked the fastest time in the women’s DII individual time trial with a 29:56.49 to win the gold medal ahead of Clara Honsinger (University of Portland) and Katherine Shields (Wake Forest University)
 
The DI women’s event was won by Kathryn Buss (Virginia Polytechnic University) in a time of 29:13. She beat out second- and third-place finishers Janelle Cole (Brevard College) and Antonina Hafner (Harvard University).
 
The 2016 Collegiate Road Nationals are officially in the books! Read about day one of racing here, or read about day two here. You can also see more info with the links below.
 
Schedule
Results
Photo Gallery
Omnium Standings


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