Lander places eighth at Upstate Invite

Lander places eighth at Upstate Invite

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - The Lander men's cross-country team finished eighth Saturday morning at the Upstate Invite.

Sophomore Trent Powers paced the Bearcats, finishing 23rd with a time of 28:23.

Sophomore Sam Smith placed 42nd (30:17), junior McKenna Burrows finished 45th (30:34) with senior Samonzy Wiggins placing 52nd (31:02). Sophomore Chase Couch placed 54th (31:21), and freshman James Linn finished 68th (35:05).

Junior Joshua Chapman placed 72nd (37:15), and Sophomore Quentin Palmer finished 73rd (37:58) to round out the Lander field.

Lander will return to action at the Bobcat Invitational on Oct. 12.