Men's Cross Country Finishes Ninth at NCAA South Region Championship
Nov. 9, 2012
The men's overall ninth place finish is an all-time program best at the NCAA South Regional Championship. Daniel Kuhman was the top finisher for the men finishing 24th with a time of 31:18.90. For his performance Kuhman took home All-Region honors.
James Maglasang was second for the men finishing 37th at a time of 31:51.50. Austin Carter (32:33.70), Julien Wolf (32:38.40), Fabian Fiege (32:46.70) finished 68th, 73rd and 82nd respectively. Aidan Galasso (33:10.80) and Stephen Tankersley (35:05.40) rounded out the field for the men finishing 102nd and 140th.
In the women's 6K, Louisa Lingley was the top finisher in 70th place with a time of 21:38.80. Nandia Taylor was second for the women in 85th with a time of 21:54.10. Jenny Johnston (22:12.30), Alisha Fitch (22:18.90) and Meagan Nichols (23:02.30) rounded out the filed for the women finishing 107th, 111th and 143rd respectively.
This was the third year in a row for the women to compete at the NCAA South Region Championship and the second year in a row for the men. For more information on the University of Memphis cross country program and all Tigers athletics, please visit GoTigersGo.com.