NGU Takes Event Win in UAB Vulcan Invite

NGU Takes Event Win in UAB Vulcan Invite
Saturday, January 11, 2020
NGU Takes Event Win in UAB Vulcan Invite

North Greenville put together a strong performance in the UAB Vulcan Invite in Birmingham, Alabama. The highlight of the day was a first place finish in the 400 Meter Dash. 

Collia Rowe started off the new year in style, recording a 1st place finish out of 46 finishers in the 400 Meter Dash with a time of 56.84 seconds. Emily Beisecker also competed in the event, placing 17th with a time of 1:01.38.

Emily Barbosa posted a time of 2:33.50 and an 18th place finish in the 800 Meter Run. Margaret Nork, who also competed in the event, scored a 29th place finish with a time of 2:40.77.

Three Crusaders participated in the 1 Mile Run. Grace Valentine was the top finish for NGU, recording a 16th place finish with a time of 5:34.57. Hope Whisman finished in the middle of the field with time of 5:42.17 for 25th place. Shelley Martin was not far behind, placing 29th with a time of 6:02.80.

NGU also had three participants compete in the 3000 Meter Run. Jadyn Slaughter was the first to finish, placing 16th with a time of 11:33.00. Paige Trent followed that up with a 20th place finish and a time of 12:04.99. Wrapping up the event for the Crusaders was Cori Small with a 24th place finish and a time of 12:34.88.

The Crusaders will head to the Gamecock Opener in Columbia, South Carolina on Friday, January 17th.