Hi-Line Athlete Profile: Field Soosloff, MSU-N Cross Country
MSU-Northern runner hopes Rocky Mountain High training will pay off in Havre
Last updated 11/5/2020 at 9:43am
Montana is a state of high altitude terrain, no doubt about it. But, as it relates to cross country, the sport is raced around the state on much more flat areas, such as golf courses and parks.
And to many runners on the Montana State University-Northern cross country team, that's exactly how they grew up racing. That, however, is not how Northern standout Field Soosloff trained prior to his arrival at Northern, or how he prepared for this season.
No, when it comes to altitude, Soosloff likes to grind it out up high.
"I ran a bunch of miles on Picture Rock trail in my home town of Lyons,...