September 18, 2009

Lady Bobcats Take Seventh in Mountaineer Open

BOONE, N.C. - The Lees-McRae College Lady Bobcats women's cross country team finished seventh in the Mountaineer Open Friday afternoon in a field of Division I and II runners.

Carla Swart led the Lady Bobcats with a 31st place finish with a time of 20:18.59. Kira Shoemaker followed her with a time of 20:26.17 in 33rd place. Hannah Henderson finished 41st with a time of 20:41.08 to round out the Lees-McRae runners in the top 50.

Cinthia Lehner finished with a time of 21:48.68, and April Harris ran a 21:49.88 to round out the Lady Bobcats five scorers.


"The women's team ran strong, however we had to big of a gap between our scoring runners," head coach Thomas Cason said. "We are going to work hard this week in order to prepare for a great race at the Citadel Invitational in Charleston, S.C."


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