Cross Country Prepares for Season Opener
The Tennessee State University women’s cross country team will begin their 2008 season when they travel to Chattanooga, Tenn. for the UTC Powerade Invitational hosted by the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga on September 5th.
According to the Ohio Valley Conference 2008 preseason predicted order of finish, TSU ranked 9th in a pool of ten. The team features one returner from last year’s squad that finished 11th overall in the 2007 OVC Cross Country Championships.
Senior Rahab Kagaruki finished in last season’s 5k championship with a time of 21:23.64. The veteran will be complimented by junior transfers Eboni and Jaleeca Jacobs. Rounding out the rest of the squad will be junior Pia Perez and freshman Autumn White.