Grand Rapids, MI - The men's cross country team opened the 2016 season with an 11th place finish at the Calvin Knight Invitational in Grand Rapids. Ryan Pickell (SR/Riverview, MI) led Michigan-Dearborn with a time of 27:31 in the 8K event. Alex Krasuski (JR/Milford, MI) finished with a time of 28:08, and Moad Yaseen (SO/Dearborn, MI) finished one minute later with a time of 29:08. The next three Michigan-Dearborn runners all finished within a minute of each other and were Sean Nowak (JR/Trenton, MI) (29:16), Nick Williamson (SR/Plymouth, MI) (29:38), and Sean Fisher (FR/Lansing, MI) (30:10). Andrew Kohn (FR/Dearborn, MI) (30:31), Jared Zella (FR/Canton, MI) (30:55), and Delson Christian (FR/Livonia, MI) (32:48) completed the Wolverines' finishers. Michigan-Dearborn finished ahead of WHAC school Concordia University and right behind Siena Heights University. The men's cross country team will next compete on Saturday, September 10th, in the Titan Invitational held at Cass-Benton Park in Northville.