Women's Cross Country Finishes 35th At Greater Louisville Classic

Women's Cross Country Finishes 35th At Greater Louisville Classic

University of Mount Olive finished 35th out of 38 teams in the Blue Division of the Greater Louisville Women's Cross Country Classic Saturday at Louisville, Ky. Rebecca Farnsley and Bailee Henry were the Trojans' top two finishers.

Farnsley posted a time of 19:38.99 in the 5k race and finished 149th out of 352 runners. Henry finished 161st with a time of 19:45.03.

The Trojans hope Saturday's meet was the first of two trips to Louisville this season. Louisville is the site of the 2014 NCAA Division II Fall Sports Festival, which includes the Division II Women's Cross Country National Championship.

Mount Olive returns to action in two weeks at the site of another NCAA II Women's Cross Country event as the Trojans compete in the University of Montevallo Invitational at Montevallo, Ala. This year's NCAA II Southeast Regional is scheduled for Montevallo.