Rocky Mountain College is sending three runners to the NAIA National Championship meet this Saturday.
Representing the Battlin' Bears are freshman Benson Koech, senior Mackenzie O'Dore and and freshman Courtney Hallock.
The NAIA national meet is at North Farm Cross Country Course in Elsah, Ill.
Koech, from Kenya, finished second in the men's race at the Frontier Conference Championships. O'Dore was eighth for the Rocky women, while Hallock was ninth. O'Dore is from Joliet and Hallock is from Laurel.
O'Dore also qualified for the NAIA national meet in 2011 and the NAIA Outdoor Track and Field Championships this past spring in the 1,500 meters.