Women's Cross Country Finishes Third at Tarheel Challenge
The Coastal Carolina University mens and womens cross country teams finished second and third, respectively, at the University of North Carolina Cross Country Challenge Sept. 18, at the Ranson-Hamrick Cross Country Course in Chapel Hill, N.C. Coastal faced the Tarheels and the UNC Alumni team in the race.
North Carolina won the womens race with 21 points, followed by the UNC Alumni with 50 and Coastal with 59. Leading the way for the Lady Chants was senior Anne Marie Moutsinga (Galati, Romania/Radu Negru), who finished fourth in a time of 18:03 on the 5K course. Freshman Christina Mohr (Ulmen, Germany) was Coastals other top-10 finisher, placing 10th in a time of 18:54. Senior Kim Nemergut (Youngstown, Ohio/South Range) was 15th in a time of 19:04. Senior Lindsey Kozlowski (Thunder Bay, Ontario/Port Arthur Collegiate) was 16th at 19:06 and freshman Aubrey Bergquist (Pataskala, Ohio/Watkins Memorial) was 18th in a time of 19:11. North Carolinas Erin Donohue won the race in 17:33.
Both teams will travel to Cary, N.C., Friday, Oct. 1 for the Great American Cross Country Invitational. The race begins at 6 p.m.