Bowes runs with the best at Notre Dame

Graham Bowes ran to bronze medal at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational where the McMaster Marauders track team competed against some top National Collegiate Athletic Association schools on the weekend.

Bowes (Kanata), a fourth-year veteran ran the 3000m event in 8:29.42 for the third place finish at the South Bend, Indiana university.

Other Marauders finishing in the top 20 in that same race included Andrew Bysice (Oakville) at 13th and Ryan Tice (Hamilton), 14th.

For the women, rookie Chelsea MacKinnon (Hamilton) was the best finisher, taking ninth in the 1000m. Jillian Wyman (Dundas) finished 15th in the mile run and Victoria Coates (Newmarket) took 16th place in the 3000m.

The Marauders travel to Windsor next weekend (Feb.11) to compete at the Windsor Team Challenge.