Sept. 25, 2010
RADFORD, Va.- The Coastal Carolina men’s cross country team placed sixth in the Big South Preview hosted by Radford University. Coastal tallied 175 points on the day. High Point, who was the runner up in the 2009 Big South Championship, won the event with a total team score of 38. Virginia Military Institute finished second with 48 points; followed by Winthrop (71) and UNC Asheville (98). Radford rounded out the top five with 140 team points. Liberty and Charleston Southern were not in attendance.
The meet was the first at the 8-kilometer distance for the Chanticleers. Crossing the finish line first for the Chants was junior Kyle Kling. Kling, who has lead Coastal in each meet this season, finished fourth overall with a time of 26:32.16.
The Chanticleers will take the next 19 days off to rest up and prepare for the Blue Ridge Mountain Open hosted by Appalachian State in Boone, N.C.