Oglethorpe Cross Country Teams Finish Season
The men's and women's cross country teams finished the season at the South/Southeast NCAA Regional Championships on Saturday, Nov. 10.
The men's 8K and women's 6K were run on the Nash Farms Battlefield Course in Hampton, Ga. The Petrel men's team finished 23rd and the women's team finished 26th. The womens' best finisher was junior Tirzah Brown, who finished at 27:39.48 for an average mile of 7:25. The mens' best finisher was freshman Norman Cervantes, who ran a total time of 35:35.67 for an average mile of 7:09.
Lynchburg's men and Trinity's women won the meet and will compete in the NCAA Finals next Saturday. Oglethorpe's runners will now await their final grades to learn if they earned NCAA Academic All-American Cross Country status which will be announced in February.