Wolves Cross Country Runs First Race of Season

Mount Berry, GA - The Wesleyan College cross country team ran its first race after a four year hiatus on Friday evening at the Georgia NCAA Division III Cross Country Invitational hosted by Berry College. 

Notables:

  • Wesleyan finished the race in fifth place behind winner Emory University and host Berry College. USA South opponents Covenant College and Piedmont College finished in third and fourth places, respectively.
  • Wolves Results:
     68 Brown, Chyla              SO         39:46.39   29             
     69 Shiver, Whitney           JR         41:48.66   30             
     70 Artola, Stephanie         SR         43:13.35   31             
     71 Walker, Tyler             FR         43:13.40   32             
     72 Thigpen, Taylor           JR       1:00:33.10   33 
    

Quotables:

Wesleyan head coach Alex Kosicki remarked, "Our team competed unbelievably well in our first meet of the year. The heart and perseverance our women showed was awe inspiring. Chyla Brown, our top finisher, did an incredible job leading our team, along with Taylor Thigpen, who showed massive amounts of heart and determination. We stuck to our goals and executed and I look forward to continuing to work with them as the season continues."

Next Up:

Saturday, September 9 at Middle Georgia State University Invitational | Macon, GA | 8:00am