Results from Drury Inn & Suites Cross Country Invitational
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Results have been posted from today's Drury Inn & Suites Cross Country Invitational at Veterans Park in Hoover, Ala.
Host team Birmingham-Southern fared well, placing first among non-Division I schools on both the men's and women's sides. The Panther women had the top six non-Division I finishers, and the men had the top three. Sophomore Kelsey Holdbrooks led the women and was first overall among non-DI runners with a 5K time of 20:47.76, while freshman Chris Roberts led the BSC men and was also first among all athletes—at all levels—with an 8K time of 28:37.97.
"I could not be more proud of the way our teams competed today!" Head Coach Kenneth Cox said. "For a first time meet and a chance to race at home, they approached an experienced course well. Thank you to all that came out to support the race. It was a lot of fun putting it together and we look forward to next year!"