Peyton Jones, Men's Cross Country, Morrisville State

Peyton Jones, Men's Cross Country, Morrisville State

Peyton Jones (Friendsville, Pa.) led the Mustang pack at the CCOC's on Saturday, finishing second overall by 0.7 seconds, as Morrisville State collected a third overall team finish. In the race, the freshman averaged a 5:14.3-mile pace and come meet end set a new school record for the men in an 8K, topping former 2016 NEAC Champion Byron Evans by 1.3 seconds, and becoming the youngest Mustang to do so in program history. It is Jones’ second weekly honor this season.