CROSS COUNTRY TO COMPETE AT LIVINGSTONE XC INVITATIONAL

CROSS COUNTRY TO COMPETE AT LIVINGSTONE XC INVITATIONAL

RALEIGH, N.C. – The Shaw University men's and women's cross country programs are set to race at the Livingstone XC Blue Bear Invitational on Friday evening, Oct. 11, hosted by Livingstone College. The meet begins with the women's 5k race at 4:30 p.m., followed by the men's 8k race at 5:15 p.m. at the Salisbury Community Park.

The Shaw women's XC squad is coming off a 10th place finish at the HBCU Challenge in Cary, N.C. Senior Hannah Pealstrom (Chicago, IL) led the way for the Lady Bears with a time of 21:17.6 for 24th individually.

As for the Bears, Shaw men's XC has not competed since Sept. 27 at the Queens City Invite in Charlotte, N.C.

Salisbury Community Park is located on 935 Hurley School Road, Salisbury, NC (28147). Friday's meet will mark the final regular season competition before the conference championship in Salem, Va. on Oct. 24.

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