Wolves XC Showing Significant Improvement with Each Race

Dahlonega, GA - Wesleyan's Chyla Brown once again improved upon her time and served as the Wolves top finisher at Saturday's University of North Georgia Invitational, where the Wolves finished in 15th place. 

Notables:

  • All of Wesleyan's runners have improved their times over the course of three races this season. Comparing 5k times, Taylor Thigpen has improved her time by an incredible six minutes, while Tyler Walker and Ei Ei Niang have shaved more than a minute and a half off and Brown has cut nearly a minute. 
  • Seniors Lizzie Wells and Leidy Perez made their running debut for the Wolves in today's meet.
  • Wolves Results:
     83 Brown, Chyla              SO         26:34.6 (8:34)  116        
     92 Walker, Tyler             FR         31:39.4 (10:12) 128           
     94 Artola, Stephanie         SR         32:25.4 (10:27) 130
     95 Lizzie Wells              SR         34:42.8 (11:11) 131            
     96 Thigpen, Taylor           JR         37:57.5 (12:14) 134
     97 Leidy Perez               JR         42:16.4 (13:37) 135             
     98 Niang, Ei Ei              JR         44:53.6 (14:27) 136   
    
  • Meet Results

Quotables:

Wesleyan head coach Alex Kosicki remarked, "In our meet today, we showed that cross country at Wesleyan is here to stay. Our women competed unbelievably well, all improving on their times from previous meets significantly. What an amazing group of women we have! I am so proud of them all."

Next Up:

Saturday, October 7 at Piedmont College Invitational | Tallulah Falls, GA | 10:00am