Labun Leads Women's Cross Country To Fifth Place Finish at Winthrop Invitational

Labun Leads Women's Cross Country To Fifth Place Finish at Winthrop Invitational

The Belmont Abbey women's Cross Country team ran to a ninth place finish out of 16 teams and a fifth place showing among non-division 1 teams in today's Winthrop/Adidas Invitational in Rock Hill, South Carolina.

Freshman Elizabeth Labun led all Crusader runners in today's 5K run, starting off with a strong start, completing her first mile in 6:08, passed three runners in the next mile, and finished with a time of 20:08, good enough to finish eighth out of all non-division runners.

Freshman Julia Otranto was next in line for the Crusaders, clocking a time of 21:17. 

Freshman Amber Arias (21:54), Senior Brianna Mosby (23:00), and Senior Kaitlin Howard (23:44) rounded out the field. 

The Crusaders will next compete in the Bulldog Stampede at Wingate University next Saturday.