BPC Cross Country In Macon
Courtesy of BPC
Brewton-Parker College's Cross Country teams traveled to Macon to compete at the Julius Johnson Invite hosted by Mercer on Saturday morning of last week.
The Lady Barons finished seventh in a field of nine schools, including an NCAA Division I team and five NCAA Division II teams. A total of five Lady Barons ran in a tough field of 64 individuals. The team was led by Karen Garcia with a time of 24:53 to finish in 34th place.
Yecenia Solorzano finished behind Garcia in 45th with a time of 28:34 with Jaleah Rhett right behind her, coming in at 28:57 for a 46th-place finish. Anders Ignoffo (49th, 31:38) and Kayla Phipps (59th, 37:39) wrapped up the rest of the Lady Barons team.
The Barons finished fifth in a field of seven schools, including a D1 team and four D2 teams. A total on nine Barons ran in the 69-man field. The team was led by De-Mario Thomas and DJ Christensen, who finished five tenths of a second apart, with times of 35:29.40 and 35:29.90.
Gabriel Wrye crossed the line next in 35:40, followed by Jonah Galli (36:02), Jordan Hackett (37:04), Eric Smith (37:13), Brandon Williams (37:22), Anthony Ferrie (41:21), and Trey Reid (41:34) The Barons will be back in action this Friday, Sept. 22, with the program’s first meet on campus in Mount Vernon.