Bauer finished 21st with a time of 25:31.4. He as followed over the line by Devin Monson (So., Thompson, N.D.) in 47th place in 26:07.9
Jamison Hull (Sr., Forest Lake, Minn.) was the third Piper to finish, placing 93rd overall with a time of 26:40.0. Ellis Richardson (So., Shoreview, Minn.) was right on his heels in 96th place in 26:41.6.
Rounding out the Piper scorers was Jack Deichert (So., Golden Valley, Minn.) in 113th place with a time of 26:57.5, Ian Campbell (Jr., Blooming Prairie, Minn.) in 120th place in 27:07.3 and Andy Johnson (Jr., Andover, Minn.) in 27:16.4 for 125th place.
The Pipers have a break from competition as they prepare for the MIAC Championships on Saturday, October 31, at Como Golf Course. The men's championship race will begin at 3:00 p.m.