PEALSTROM LED LADY BEARS AT HBCU CHALLENGE

Photo by Donald Watkins.
Photo by Donald Watkins.

CARY, N.C. – Senior Hannah Pealstrom (Chicago, IL) placed 24th overall with a time of 21:17.6 to lead the Shaw University women's cross country team at the 2019 HBCU Challenge at the WakeMed Soccer Park Saturday morning.

Sophomore Luisa Cury (Araraquara, Brazil) ran a time of 21:35.7 for 27th place while junior Kaydi-Ann Wint (Kingston, Jamaica) registered a finishing time of 22:54.6 (42nd place) to round out the top three runners for Shaw. The Lady Bears concluded the meet 10th overall with a total of 215 points while Fayetteville State won the event with a total of 62 points.

Shaw will return to the course on Friday, Oct. 11 at the Blue Bear Invitational in Salisbury, N.C. Please check back on www.shawbears.com for updated information regarding the time of the event.

For the most up-to-date information on Shaw athletics and its 13 varsity sport teams, visit www.shawbears.com.