Event: UCA Cross Country Challenge
Location: Beaverfork Lake Park (Conway, Ark.)
Full Results: UCA Cross Country Challenge Results
CONWAY, Ark. – Jessica Romero notched a top 10 finish on Saturday to lead Oral Roberts as the cross country teams competed in the UCA Cross Country Challenge at Beaverfork Lake Park.
News and Notes
- Both the men and the women competed at the 5k distance on Saturday.
- Romero matched her second highest individual finish and the third top 10 finish of her career. She took a full minute off her time from the first race of the season.
- ORU's top five finishers on the women's side all ran faster than last week's race.
- Tommy Dial took to the cross country course for the first time in his collegiate career.
ORU Women's Individual Results (5k)
10 – Jessica Romero – 20:00.37
25 – Benedict Jepkemei – 21:17.19
30 – Sharon Jepkemoi – 21:56.39
32 – Hope Ngo – 22:04.06
39 – Madolyn Palodichuk – 22:44.54
50 – Alexa Granderson – 23:29.48
For the latest information on ORU athletics, follow @ORUAthletics on Twitter or Instagram or go to www.ORUAthletics.com. Fans can also receive updates on the Golden Eagles by downloading the ORU Athletics Front Row App at ORUAthletics.com/frontrow or the ORU Golden Eagles Live App in iTunes or the Google Play Store.
--- #GoldenStandard ---