CRUSADERS POST THIRD PLACE FINISH AT BUFFALO VALLEY STAMPEDE
Friday, September 6, 2013
CRUSADERS POST THIRD PLACE FINISH AT BUFFALO VALLEY STAMPEDE

Unicoi, Tn.—The NGU women’s cross country team opened the 2013 season in impressive fashion on Friday evening posting a third place finish in the Buffalo Valley Cross Country Stampede.

The Crusaders finished with a total time of 1:44:36 and an average of 20:55. Milligan College took the gold on Friday finishing with an average of 19:03. North Greenville finished ahead of two other teams including Lees-McCrae College of Conference Carolinas.

Two NGU runners placed in the top 10 including Aline Ribeiro who ran a 20:44 and Zoe Engwall who finished with a time of 20:45. Morgan Buchanan finished with a time of 20:55 and Amanda Ward finished with a time of 21:00, both top 15 finishes. Monae Boyles finished in the top 20 for the Crusaders with a time of 21:10.

The next meet for the Crusaders will be on September 21st in Rock Hill South Carolina at the Winthrop Adidas Invitational.