Salisbury, N.C. – The Brevard College women’s cross country team competed at the South Atlantic Conference Championship meet on Saturday morning and although the Tornados finishing times as a team did not count toward winning the championship, BC still faired well against the strong SAC competition.
Junior Alycia Andrade led the Tornados with a top-20 finish. Andrade finished in 16th-place with her time of 20:44.92.
Sophomore Hannah Beck finished in 55th-place with a time of 24:43.94, while fellow classmate Meghan Grimes crossed the finish line at 25:43.92.
Upperclassman Kristen Zerressen and Lindsay Sherrill turned in times of 28:26.67 and 29:22.75, respectively.
Wingate University went on to win the championship meet, while Lenoir-Rhyne and Mars Hill finished second and third, respectively.
The women’s cross country team will host the Brevard College Invitational on Friday, October 26. It is the last meet of the season for the Tornados.