Meet: Panther Classic
Location: Richmond, Va.
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
The Rams carry this momentum into the Atlantic 10 Cross Country Championships taking place on Oct. 28, in Leesburg, Va.