2018-19 YEAR IN REVIEW: Cross Country

2018-19 YEAR IN REVIEW: Cross Country

SEWANEE, Tenn. - The 2018 men's and women's cross country teams saw new personal bests set, while one student-athlete garnered an All-Conference selection.

Men's Cross Country Highlights
The men's team earned a fifth place finish at the 2018 Southern Athletic Association (SAA) Championships at the Shelby Farms Course in Memphis, hosted by Rhodes College. At the regional championships, hosted by Berry College, the program recorded a 21st place finish out of 33 institutions.

Below are the season-best times in 8K races this season:
Bram Atkins - 27:45.7 (SAA Championships)
Jack Barganier - 27:23.1 (SAA Championships)
Henry Fields - 33:09.36 (Berry Invitational)
Henry Fisher - 31:03.38 (Berry Invitational)
Ash Midyett - 27:03.1 (SAA Championships)
Rob Mohr - 29:47.1 (NCAA S/SE Regional Championships)
Ben Murray - 28:06.34 (Berry Invitational)
William Rich - 28:11.9 (NCAA S/SE Regional Championships)
Rob Ritchie - 30:28.6 (SAA Championships)

Women's Cross Country Highlights
The women's program recorded two second place finishes over the season. At the SAA Championships, the squad recorded a fourth place finish out of seven teams. At the regional championships, the team finished 17th out of 32 south and southeast schools.

Below are the season-best times in 6K races this season:
Mary Ackerly - 27:26.9 (SAA Championships)
Constance Ambler - 28:19.9 (SAA Championships)
Kat Civils - 31:13.20 (Berry Invitational)
Maren Czura - 26:11.93 (Berry Invitational)
Hannah Faulkner - 25:30.5 (SAA Championships)
Laluna Goodale - 28:47.0 (SAA Championships)
Perry Gresham - 25:18.1 (SAA Championships)
Patricia Hammet - 28:50.87 (Berry Invitational)
Sophia Harnew-Spradley - 27:38.7 (SAA Championships)
Ann Chapman Haynes - 24:42.0 (SAA Championships)
Ellie Herron - 26:02.1 (SAA Championships)
Adrianna Hibarra - 25:29.4 (SAA Championships)
Haley Hubert - 28:54.6 (SAA Championships)
Avery Jordan - 24:14.6 (SAA Championships)
Meg Legro - 24:48.6 (SAA Championships)

Southern Athletic Association

SAA Runner of the Week
Oct. 17 - Ash Midyett

All-SAA Team
Ash Midyett - Honorable Mention

SAA All-Sportsmanship Team
Ellie Herron (Women)
Ben Murray (Men)

SAA Academic Honor Roll
Kat Civils
Maren Czura
Hannah Faulkner
Laluna Goodale
Patricia Hammet
Sophia Harnew-Spradley
Ann Chapman Haynes
Ellie Herron
Haley Hubert
Avery Jordan
Meg Legro

Bram Atkins
Jack Barganier
Henry Fields
Henry Fisher
Rob Mohr
William Rich

U.S. Track and Field Coaches Association

All-Academic Team: Women: 3.43 | Men: 3.33

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