Bethel Cross Country at the 2012 NCAA Central Region

Zach Haskins (22) sprints toward the finish line.

Had the op­por­tu­ni­ty for shoot for Bethel Uni­ver­si­ty as their cross coun­try teams com­pet­ed in the 2012 NCAA Cen­tral Re­gion­al on No­vem­ber 10, 2012 at St. Olaf.

Here is a sam­pling of the event.

The Bethel men's team before the start of the men's race.
The Bethel men’s team be­fore the start of the men’s race.
Zach Haskins (22) and Matt Berens (21) at the start of the race.
Zach Hask­ins (22) and Matt Berens (21) at the start of the race.
Zach Haskins (22) keeps pace with the lead pack near the 5,250 meter mark.
Zach Hask­ins (22) keeps pace with the lead pack near the 5,250 me­ter mark.
Zach Haskins (22) sprints toward the finish line.
Zach Hask­ins (22) sprints to­ward the fin­ish line.
Zach Haskins, left, and Matt Berens pose for photos after the race.
Zach Hask­ins, left, and Matt Berens pose for pho­tos af­ter the race.
Mollie Gilberg (23) runs near the 2,250 meter mark.
Mol­lie Gilberg (23) runs near the 2,250 me­ter mark.
Matt Berens, illuminated by a photographers flash, poses on the award stand.
Matt Berens, il­lu­mi­nat­ed by a pho­tog­ra­phers flash, pos­es on the award stand.

Bethel Cross Country’s “Golden” Moment

Bethel Cross Country runners Matt Berens, Mollie Gillberg and Zach Haskins bit their medals after competing in the 2012 NCAA Central Region Cross Country Championships at St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota on November 10, 2012. Berens (7th), Gillberg (18th) and Haskins (4th) each earned a berth in the NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships on November 17 in Terre Haute, Ind.
Bethel Cross Country runners Matt Berens, Mollie Gillberg and Zach Haskins bit their medals after competing in the 2012 NCAA Central Region Cross Country Championships at St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota on November 10, 2012. Berens (7th), Gillberg (18th) and Haskins (4th) each earned a berth in the NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships on November 17 in Terre Haute, Ind.
Bethel Cross Coun­try run­ners Matt Berens, Mol­lie Gill­berg and Zach Hask­ins bit their medals af­ter com­pet­ing in the 2012 NCAA Cen­tral Re­gion Cross Coun­try Cham­pi­onships at St. Olaf Col­lege in North­field, Min­neso­ta on No­vem­ber 10, 2012. Berens (7th), Gill­berg (18th) and Hask­ins (4th) each earned a berth in the NCAA Di­vi­sion III Cross Coun­try Cham­pi­onships on No­vem­ber 17 in Terre Haute, Ind. (Pho­to by Caleb Williams/Caleb Williams Pho­tog­ra­phy)