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CROSS COUNTRY: The University of Utah men's and women's cross country teams finished 24th and 27th, respectively, at the NCAA Pre-National meet Saturday at Terre Haute, Ind.

Senior Delfino Arevalo led the Utes in the 8K race, finishing 63rd (24:53.2). Senior Colby Frazier finished 102nd followed by freshman Vance Twitchell at 116th and junior Matt Hansen at 179th.

New Mexico"s Matt Gonzales earned medallist honors with a time of 23:47.2 and Colorado won the blue race with a total of 62 points.

Junior Elise Greenwood led the team with a 44th-place finish in the 6K race with a time of 21:28.3. Senior Nellie Hammons finished 78th, followed by senior Charity Vernon at 158th and junior Jenny Gustavson at 180th.

Colorado"s Renee Metevier won the individual title with a time of 20:03.6 and led her team gold with 94 points.

The Utes will have a week off before competing in the Mountain West Conference Championships on Oct. 30, in San Diego, Calif.

Utah State

SOCCER: Freshman forward Dana Peart scored Utah State's first goal of the match, and later added an assist on the game-winning goal by Chanel Blaquiere to help the Aggies push their unbeaten streak to four matches with a 3-1 victory Sunday against UC Irvine in Logan. The win also kept the Aggies spotless at home this season as they improved to5-0 at Bell Field.

USU improved to 6-7-1 overall and 3-1-1 in the Big West, while UC Irvine dropped to 4-10-2 and 1-4-0 in the loss.

The Aggies take their four-match conference unbeaten streak on the road to face Cal State Fullerton on Friday at 8 p.m. and UC Riverside on Sunday at 2 p.m.

VOLLEYBALL: Utah State (6-11, 2-7) will host Idaho (13-5, 6-3) on Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum. USU is 11-10 all-time against Idaho, which includes an 8-4 record at home. The Aggies lost to the Vandals earlier this year in Moscow in four games.

Southern Utah

SOCCER: IUPUI broke a 1-1 tie with two second-half goals Sunday to down Southern Utah 3-1 in Indianapolis.

The T-Birds entered their final two road matches in a three-way tie for first place in the Mid-Continent Conference standings, but fell 2-1 Friday in double overtime at Valparaiso.

SUU fell to 2-3-0 in the league standings, 4-10-0 overall. SUU returns home for three matches, including two this week, to close the season.