OTTUMWA - NIACC freshman Janvier Irakoze placed eighth at the NJCAA Region XI time trial on Friday.
Irakoze covered the five kilometers on the Cedar Creek Golf Course in a time of 16:45. Iowa Western's Shawn Kiptoo won the time trial in 15:39.
NIACC was fifth in the team standings with 109 points. Iowa Western won the time trial with 24 points and Iowa Central was second with 80 points.