MARSHALL, Texas – Running in their annual home meet, the East Texas Baptist University women’s cross country team finished in sixth place out of Division III schools out of nine schools. ETBU was 10 points behind LeTourneau University for fifth place, and in front of seventh place Millsaps College by 40 points.
Leading the way for ETBU was Shelby (Taylor) Spencer who had a fifth place finish at 23:42. Chloe Hudson was next for ETBU in 43rd place overall at 27:11 while Shelby Sparks clocked in right behind her at 27:14 for 44th place. Amy Daly’s 47th place finish at 27:34 was good enough to round out the top 50 for ETBU. Elsewhere, Alyssa Cummings (27:51) and Courtney Stevens (29:07) had 51st and 58th place finishes respectively. Hannah Crisp finished out the top seven for ETBU with a time of 29:20 for a 61st place finish. Hannah Bennet (29:27), Cleopatra Oliverez (29:45), Victoria Gutierrez (29:55), Emily Laenger (30:23), and Brooklen Butler (33:49) rounded out the squad for ETBU.
ETBU will return to action with the University of Dallas 5K in Irving, Texas at 8 a.m. in two weeks.
- Shelby (Taylor) Spencer - 5th (23:42)
- Chloe Hudson – 43rd (27:11)
- Shelby Sparks – 44th (27:14)
- Amy Daly – 47th (27:34)
- Alyssa Cummings – 51st (27:51)
- Courtney Stevens – 58th (29:07)
- Hannah Crisp – 61st (29:20)
- Hannah Bennett – 64th (29:27)
- Cleopatra Oliverez – 66th (29:45)
- Victoria Gutierrez – 68th (29:55)
- Emily Laenger – 74th (30:23)
- Brooklen Butler – 84th (33:49)