Greenville, S.C. – The University of Mount Olive women's cross country team earned a fifth-place finish among non-Division I teams at the Furman Invitational.
Women's Placings: Fifth Place Division II Team (11th, 23rd, 27th, 31st, 39th, (44th, 47th))
Location: Furman University Golf Course, Greenville, S.C.
INSIDE THE RESULTS
•Freshman Leah Hanle led the Trojans with an 11th place finish among DII runners in a time of 23:00.56, finishing ahead of 32 Division 1 runners.
•Fellow freshman Meredith Lorient finished 23rd in the non-DI field with a time of 23:25.48 in her first collegiate action.
•Rounding out the top 30 finishers was senior Kelsey Valentine, who finished 30th in a time of 23:57.55.
The women's cross country team will be in action again on September 17 in the Kutztown Invitational in Kutztown, Pa.