FAST CATS CLASSIC
Date: Saturday, Oct. 6
Location: Yellow Creek Park (Owensboro, Ky.)
Time: MEN – 9:30 a.m. / WOMEN – 10 a.m.
Distance: MEN – 8K / WOMEN – 5K
STARTING LINE: The Tennessee State men’s and women’s cross country teams will have their final tune-ups of the regular season on Saturday, Oct. 6 with the Fast Cats Classic at Yellow Creek Park in Owensboro, Ky. The event hosted by Kentucky Wesleyan is the final test for TSU before the Ohio Valley Conference Championship on Oct. 27 in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
LAST TIME OUT: The Flying Tigers placed fourth at the Austin Peay Cross Country Festival on Sept. 22. Competing in the 4-mile, sophomore Larry McNary clocked in at 21:08.74 for 19th place. On the women’s side, sophomore Rebekah Wynn turned in a 21:30.59 time in the 5K for 28th overall to lead the Tigerbelles to a fifth-place finish.
TOP TIMES THIS SEASON
5K – 17:46.20 – Larry McNary – Belmont Opener
4-Mile – 21:08.74 – Larry McNary – Austin Peay Cross Country Festival
8K – 29:49.5 – Larry McNary – Commodore Classic
5K – 21:30.59 – Rebekah Wynn – Austin Peay Cross Country Festival
UP NEXT: TSU heads to the Ohio Valley Conference Championship on Oct. 27 at Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, Mo.