Hart paces Lander at Converse Kick-Off

Hart paces Lander at Converse Kick-Off

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Freshman Gabbi Hart made a significant impact in her first collegiate race as she led the Lander women's cross-country team at the Converse Kick-Off on Friday night. She finished with a time of 22:45 and placed 27th overall.

Sophomore Madison Chesney placed 35th (23:01), with sophomore Katie Abare right behind in 37th (23:08), freshman Melanie Murray finished 39th (23:23), freshman Mia Cranksfield placed 63rd (26:27), and freshman Caroline Dietrich finished 66th (27:17).

Senior Amanda Shackleton (27:18) placed 67th, freshman Lindsey Thompson finished 70th (28:05), and freshman Missy O'Toole (28:53) rounded out the Lander field with a 74th-place finish.

Lander will return to Spartanburg, S.C. as they will compete in the Eye Opener on Sept. 13.