Rhynard earns automatic individual bid to Nationals with fourth-place overall finish.
Leah O'Connor's runner-up finish leads the Spartans to their third title in four years.
Spartans will travel in-state to the last meet of the regular-season.
Women place fourth, men finish 26th among 35 top-ranked teams.
Spartans travel to Hillsdale College on Friday, Oct. 11 for in-state competition.
Ran a season-best 5k at the Jeff Drenth Memorial, finishing ninth with time of 16:24.20... Finished 158th with an 8k time of 24:41 at the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational... Finished 76th with an 8k time of 25:34 at the Roy Griak Invitational... Finished 45th at the Big Ten Championships with a 10k time of 25:23.80... Competed in the NCAA Great Lakes Regional, finishing with a 10k time of 31:41.
Competed unattached...Placed sixth at the Jeff Drenth Memorial with a season-best 5k time of 15:43.57...Ran at the Spartan Invitational with a time of 25:40 to finish 35th...Runner-up at the Michigan Intercollegiates with a time of 25:12.80...Finished in second-place with a personal-best 8k time of 24:22.50 at the Jayhawk Invitational...Recorded a time of 16:09 at the EMU Fall Classic to place 16th overall.
Two-year letter winner his freshman and sophomore year in soccer ... Three-year letter winner in track and field and cross country his sophomore, junior and senior year at Dearborn Divine Child High School ... All-City, All-Region and All-State in track and field and cross country ... All-American in cross country ... Placed second in the D2 cross country state meet with a time of 15:21 ... Elected team captain in cross country and track and field his junior and senior year.
Born October 17, 1994 ... Son of Michael and Suzanne Soter ... Major is undecided.