OXFORD, Ala. – The Huntingdon men's and women's cross country teams began competition on Friday in the JSU Strut's Season Opener.
The Huntingdon men placed eighth in a 10-team division with a score of 231 and the women were ninth in a 10-team division with a score of 287.
The race featured two divisions, a Red Division for Division I teams and a White Division for Division II, Division III and NAIA programs. Huntingdon and Birmingham-Southern were the only two Division III programs competing.
Notable: Division II University of Alabama-Huntsville won the men's race and the Division II North Georgia won the women's race. The UAH men won with a score of 26 points and the North Georgia women won with a score of 33 points.
Men: 15:31.60 (5K) – Jeremy Greenwald, Unattached
Women: 14:06.40 (4K) – Nicole Fegans, Unattached
How the Hawks Finished
Elijah Sarmiento – 18:01.20 (51st of 91)
Nevada Parker – 18:04.50 (52nd)
Sam Larson – 18:34.60 (56th)
Gardner Binion – 20:42.90 (75th)
Milan Branch – 22:58.50 (84th)
Adrian Harper – 23:29.20 (85th)
Damali Thomas – 20:01.90 (78th of 98)
Mary Stanley – 20:47.30 (81st)
Madison Rackley – 22:16.00 (88th)
Autumn Allday – 22:56.50 (90th)
Dalyla Purifoy – 24:20.80 (92nd)
Kayleigh Blankenship – 29:44.90 (96th)
Coming Up: Huntingdon will run in the University of Montevallo Falcon Classic on Sept. 16.