Peifer Leads Panthers at Falcon Classic

Peifer Leads Panthers at Falcon Classic

MONTEVALLO, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern men's cross country team finished 11th among 15 non-Division I schools at the 2017 Montevallo Falcon Classic on Saturday morning.

As a team, BSC finished with an average 8k time of 29:47.98 and a total time of 2:28:59.90.

The Panthers were led by senior Justin Peifer, who completed the race in 27:27.19 to place 10th among 145 competitors. Peifer's time at the meet was the second fastest 8k time of his career (27:22 - JSU Foothills Invitational, 2015).

The next meet for Birmingham-Southern will be on Saturday, Sept. 30 when the team travels to Oxford, Ala., for the Jacksonville State Foothills Invitational.