Both squads placed fourth overall, as the Tigerbelles accumulated 120 points in the two-mile and the Flying Tigers notched 117 points in the 5K. Middle Tennessee won both the men's and women's events.
Christopher Hobbs earned his fifth top-finish of the year, running the 5K in 17:30 to earn 20th overall. Freshman Desmond Trice clocked a time of 18:00 to place 24th.
Bryan Herrera and Jamill Jackson followed next for the Tigers with times of 18:06 (25th) and 18:31 (29th), respectively. In his debut race, freshmen Osafa Hippolyte ran 30:58 to place 37th.
Charita Harris earned her first team top-finish for the Tigerbelles this season. The sophomore ran 13:14 to place 16th in the two-mile event. Leah Carr followed with a run of 13:41 to earn 22nd.
Kya Riley (15:17) and Ashontae Jackson (15:31) earned 27th and 29th, respectively. Also running in her first event, Felicia Oladokun placed 32nd with a time of 16:37.
Saturday's race was the last prep before the two teams compete again on Oct. 29 at the OVC Conference Championships in Richmond, Ky.
TIGERBELLES RESULTS - WOMEN'S TWO-MILE
Charita Harris - 13:14 (16th)
Leah Carr - 13:41 (22nd)
Kya Riley - 15:17 (27th)
Ashontae Jackson - 15:31 (29th)
Felicia Oladokun - 16:37 (32nd)
WOMEN'S TEAM RESULTS
1. Middle Tennessee - 26 points
2. Chattanooga - 42 points
3. UT Martin - 55 points
4. Tennessee State - 120 points
5. Trevecca Nazarene - 127 points
FLYING TIGERS RESULTS - MEN'S 5K
Christopher Hobbs - 17:30 (20th)
Desmond Trice - 18:00 (24th)
Bryan Herrera - 18:06 (25th)
Jamill Jackson - 18:31 (29th)
Osafa Hippolyte - 30:58 (37th)
MEN'S TEAM RESULTS
1. Middle Tennessee - 29 points
2. Chattanooga - 30 points
3. UT Martin - 66 points
4. Tennessee State - 117 points
5. Trevecca Nazarene - 128 points
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