The Flying Tigers claimed second in the men's 8K race with forty team points and five top-15 finishes. The Tigerbelles earned their best finish of the season after totaling 64 points and three top-15 finishes in the 5K race. Ohio Valley Conference foe Austin Peay won both the men's and women's events.
Chris Hobbs earned his third top-finish for TSU this season, clocking a time of 31:44.70 for a fourth overall finish. Junior Jonathan Owens finished the 8K in 32:42.70 for seventh overall.
Bryan Herrea placed 11th overall with his pace of 33:43.15. Adrian McDaniel proceeded in 13th with a time of 34:12.59. Completing the top-15 was Desmond Trice's mark of 34:55.92.
Rounding out the meet for TSU was Donnie Johnson (35:28.00, 19th) and Jamil Jackson (37:01.68, 22nd).
Tiffany Harris completed another personal best with a strong run of 20:44.55 to place sixth in the 5K event. She was followed by fellow sophomore Charita Harris with a time of 20:59.57 (9th). Gabrielle Todd ran a time of 22:34.83 for 12th overall.
Freshman Leah Carr finished 19th with her time of 23:40.91. Kya Riley (24:49.90, 22nd) and Ashontae Jackson (25:22.69, 23rd) closed out the meet for the Tigerbelles.
TSU returns to Chattanooga for the Front Runner Invitational on Saturday, Oct. 15. The meet is scheduled to start at 2 p.m. CT.
TIGERBELLES RESULTS - WOMEN'S 5K
Tiffany Harris - 20:44.55 (6th)
Charita Harris - 20:59.57 (8th)
Gabrielle Todd - 22:34.83 (12th)
Leah Carr - 23:40.91 (19th)
Kya Riley - 24:49.90 (22nd)
Ashontae Jackson - 25:22.69 (23rd)
WOMEN'S TEAM RESULTS
1. Austin Peay - 15 points
2. Kentucky State - 59 points
3. Tennessee State - 64 points
4. Tuskegee - 109 points
5. Stillman - 131 points
6. Central State - 165 points
FLYING TIGERS RESULTS - MEN'S 8K
Chris Hobbs - 31:44.70 - (4th)
Jonathan Owens - 32:42.70 - (7th)
Bryan Herrera - 33:43.14 (11th)
Adrian McDaniel - 34:12.59 (13th)
Desmond Trice - 34:55.92 (15th)
Donnie Johnson - 35:28.00 (19th)
Jamil Jackson - 37:01.68 (22nd)
MEN'S TEAM RESULTS
1. Austin Peay - 20 points
2. Tennessee State - 40 points
3. Stillman College - 74 points
4. Kentucky State - 102 points
5. Tuskegee - 110 points
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