VCU's Women Take Top Six Spots at Panther Classic

Meet: Panther Classic
Location: Richmond, Va.
Distance: 5K 

Team Scoring: 1-VCU 15, 2-Bowie State 61, 3-Virginia State 88, 4-Virginia Union 103, 5-Chowan 118

The short story: VCU's women claimed the top six positions, running a team average of 19:51.0. It was the team's first number one finish since the CNU Invite on Oct.15 of last year. The top six kept pace with one another and each finished under 20:00.0.

THE FINISH LINE

  • The first to cross the line was sophomore Judith White. White covered the 5,000-meters in 19:51.0, and captured her second first place finish of her collegiate career.
  • Right behind White was Courtney Holleran accompanied by Kathleen Gardner. The two seniors clocked in at 19:51.5, and 19:51.6, respectively.
  • VCU's fourth runner was Ashley Brown, who trailed her teammates by less than a second.
  • Ashley Greenlee and Lindsay Seeley took the fifth and sixth places.
  • Freshman Asiah Robinson also grabbed a top-10 finish with a time of 21:12.4

UP NEXT
The Rams carry this momentum into the Atlantic 10 Cross Country Championships taking place on Oct. 28, in Leesburg, Va.