Women's Cross Country

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King places three in top 15 at Greater Louisville Classic

King places three in top 15 at Greater Louisville Classic

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The King University women's cross country team had a solid showing on Saturday at the Greater Louisville Classic, placing three runners in the top 15 of a deep silver race field. The Tornado finished third and were led by Kaitlin Rivera who finished 10th.

THE BASICS
KING RESULTS: 3rd of 5
LOCATION: Louisville, Ky.
DISTANCE: 5k

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Rivera led the way for King, finishing 10th with a time of 20:18.47.
  • Not far behind was Hannah Kusmierz, crossing the finish line in 20:34.52 to take 12th.
  • Abbi Pierce finished 14th with her time of 20:39.55.
  • Newcomers Audrey McCormick and Emily Sutherland rounded out the squad, crossing the finish line in 22:56.41, and 23:17.96, respectively.

FOE THE FOES

  • The Tornado finished third in the silver race among NCAA Division II teams behind Mercyhurst University and Southern Indiana University.
  • Mercyhurst had the top two individual finishers, including the race winner, Mary Jaskowak who finished in 19:07.69.

UP NEXT

  • King returns to action on Saturday when they run at the Gene Mullin Invitational in Greenville, S.C.