LADY BEARS XC COMPETE IN ADIDAS XC CHALLANGE

Photo Credit: Donald Watkins
Photo Credit: Donald Watkins

Written by: Antoine Lynch, Athletics Media Specialist 

 

RALEIGH, N.C. –  The Shaw University women's cross country traveled to nearby Cary, NC for the annual Adidas XC Challenge Friday, Sept. 20 at WakeMed Soccer Park.

The Lady Bears finished the meet seventh overall competing in the nonD1/club team 5K race with an average time of 24:45.

Shaw turned in strong finishes from sophomore Luisa Cury (Araraquara, Brazil) and junior Kaydi-Ann Wint (Kingston, Jamaica) who paced Shaw as the top finishers for the Lady Bears. Curry and Wint finished 22nd and 24th respectively just five seconds apart at 21:25 and 21:30 on the day.

The Lady Bears return to competition Friday, Sept.27 at the Queen City Invite in Charlotte, NC.

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