ROME, Ga. – The Birmingham-Southern men's and women's cross country teams had a great showing at the NCAA South/Southeast Regional Saturday morning. Chris Roberts (Huntsville, Ala./Huntsville HS) finished eighth out of 208 runners to qualify for Nationals. Timothy McOmber (Montgomery, Ala./Montgomery Catholic Prep School) also medaled in 17th place.
The men were 10th overall, while the women finished 12th, respectively.
Roberts time of 25:41 was the second fastest of his career. McOmber crossed in 26:12. He may also qualify for Nationals. The field will be announced Sunday, Nov. 13 at 1 p.m. ET.