MEAC Cross Country Recap, Sept. 15-16
Maryland Eastern Shore Racks Up Two Runner-Up Finishes at DSU Farm Run
SMYRNA, Del. -- The strong season for the Maryland Eastern Shore cross country team continued on Friday, as both the men’s and women’s teams placed second at the Delaware State Farm Run. Both squads came just a few points short of victory, with the women coming within four points with 45 and the men within six at 34.
Morgan State Women Record Second Straight Win
SMYRNA, Del. -- The Morgan State women's cross country team claimed its second consecutive victory of the season on Friday, as they competed in the DSU Farm Run, hosted by Delaware State. The Lady Bears finished the 5k race held at the Delaware Outreach & Research Center in first place with 41 points.
Lady Hornets Finish Top Three Again
SMYRNA, Del. -- The Lady Hornets of Delaware State hosted their second cross country event in as many weeks on Friday, and they backed up last week’s strong debut with another third-place finish.
Ogundeko Finishes Fourth in DSU Farm Run
SMYRNA, Del. -- Tatiana Ogundeko finished fourth by running a 5k in 20:51.3 at the Delaware State University Farm Run Invite. This is the second consecutive week that Ogundeko has finished in the top five and the third consecutive week she has finished in the top 10.
Hampton Women Fifth, Men Sixth in Season Opener
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. -- The Hampton University women opened the 2017 cross country season with a fifth-place finish in the William & Mary Invitational, while the men got their season underway with a sixth-place finish.
Norfolk State Competes in William & Mary Invitational
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. -- The Norfolk State men's cross country team finished third in the team standings at the William & Mary Invitational on Friday. The women's team had four runners record times, led by Candice Higgins.
Savannah State Opens in Asics Embry-Riddle Classic
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- The Savannah State men's and women's cross country teams opened up the 2017 season at the Asics Embry-Riddle Classic on Saturday. Cameron Pack led the Savannah State men and Ashley Devert led the SSU women.
Bah, Stanford Lead Howard at Delaware Invitational
NEWARK, Del. -- Coach David Oliver and the Howard men's and women's cross country teams took part in the Delaware Invitational; the men placed fifth while the ladies finished sixth overall.
CARY, N.C. -- A trio of freshman were the top finishers for the Eagles men's team to highlight competition for the North Carolina Central cross country teams in the adidas XC Challenge hosted by North Carolina State University at the WakeMed Soccer Park Cross Country Course on Friday.
Mustafaa, Martin Run Personal Bests to Lead Aggies
CARY, N.C. -- The North Carolina A&T men’s and women’s cross country teams returned to the action Friday night for the adidas XC Challenge hosted by North Carolina State at the WakeMed Soccer Complex. The Aggies men’s team finished in ninth place in the 6k event with an average time of 20:23. The women placed 11th in their 5k event with a 20:34 average time.