Cross Country hosts Huntingdon Invitational

Cross Country hosts Huntingdon Invitational

PINE LEVEL, Ala. – The Huntingdon cross country program hosted the first meet in program history on Saturday.

In a four-team field, the Huntingdon men placed fourth with a score of 83 points and an average time of 38:47.02. Huntingdon competed with one runner in the women's race.


Notable: Covenant won the men's 8K race and the women's 6K race. The Scots won the men's race with a score of 18 points and an average time of 29:29.55. The team point total and average time for the Covenant women was not available, but the Covenant women took the top six individual spots.


Winning Times:

Men: 28:52.26 (8K) – Matthew Tueller, Covenant

Women: 24:10.00 (6K) – Lilly Smith, Covenant


How the Hawks Finished

Men (8K)                                                                                                                           

Chris Matise – 33:27.57 (19th of 33)

Alex Cole – 23:45.35 (22nd)

Taylor Chestnutt – 38:47.94 (27th)

Trevor Berry – 41:50.00 (28th)

Abraham Moreno – 45:04.28 (32nd)


Women (6K)

Dalyla Purifoy – 40:06.00 (19th of 22)


Coming Up: Huntingdon will compete in the Falcon Classic in Montevallo, Ala., on Sept. 15.