Women's Cross Country

Quarles Leads Lions with 8th Place Finish at UNG Invite

Quarles Leads Lions with 8th Place Finish at UNG Invite

Oakwood, GA- The Emmanuel College women's cross country team competed at the 7th Annual University of North Georgia Cross Country Invitational this Saturday.

The women finished eighth overall while averaging 24:01 in the 5000 meter run. Competition included 13 other schools with North Georgia taking first place.

Junior Alexa Quarles led the team after clocking a 20:45.00 to finish in 8th place among 116 runners. Freshman Sarah Green continued to make improvements by running a 22:09.6. Freshman Asley Ledgerwood ran a 25:20.00, Senior Priscilla Gosnell ran 25:39.80, and Sophomore Alexandra Sproull ran a 26:13.20. 

The women will pick their season back up in October when they compete at the Great American Cross Country Festival.

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