Tigerbelles Mark 5K Bests at the OVC Cross Country Championships
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Tigerbelles Mark 5K Bests at the OVC Cross Country Championships

RESULTS | PHOTO GALLERY

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. ---  The Tigerbelles closed out its season at the Ohio Valley Conference Cross Country Championship in Edwardsville, Illinois, Saturday morning on the SIUE cross country course in 40 degree weather. 

Rebekah Wynn who led Tennessee State in three-of-four meets this season, led the Tigerbelles in the 5k (3.11 miles), clocking a season-best time of 21:11.2, placing 78th. Zion White cut four minutes off of her 5k time set earlier this season crossing the line in 24:03. 

Grenetria Shell, the Nashville-native finished with a season-best time of 24:06, while Kelsea Buchanan and Elaina Verges rounded out the scoring five, crossing the finish line in 24:15 and 24:34 respectively. 

The Tigerbelles enter indoor track and field seaon with the Blue and White meet Nov. 12, held on the Wilma Rudolph Indoor Track inside the Gentry Center. 

TEAM RESULTS
1. Eastern Kentucky - 54
2. Eastern Illinois - 60
3. Belmont - 70
4. Southeast Missouri - 109
5. UT Martin - 117
6. SIUE - 162
7. Morehead State - 188
8. Murray State - 204
9. Tennessee Tech - 231
10. Austin Peay - 293
11. Jacksonville State - 339
12. Tennessee State - 377

INDIVIDUAL RESULTS
78. Rebekah Wynn - 21:11.2
92. Zion White - 24:03.1
93. Grenetria Shell - 24:06.9
94. Kelsea Buchanan - 24:15.8
96. Elaina Verges - 24:34.2
98. Hope Haley - 26:12.2

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