DUE WEST, SC. - The Emmanuel College women's cross country team traveled to Due West, South Carolina to kick off their season at the Due West Opener, hosted by Erskine College.
Despite the challenging course, the lady lions were able to place two ladies in the top 10. It was junior Alexa Quarles who lead the squad with a fourth place time of 22:34.60. Freshman Sarah Green wasn't too far away from Quarles after finishing eighth with a time of 23:49.34. The ladies placed 3rd out of four teams, trailing behind Columbia College and Erskine College. Newberry rounded out the list in 4th.
The women's team will compete next Saturday, September 14th at the UNG Cross Country Invitational hosted by the University of North Georgia.
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