Cross Country Heads to Taylor on Friday September 20

Cross Country Heads to Taylor on Friday September 20

NORTH MANCHESTER, Ind. – Both the Manchester men's and women's cross country teams will be back in action this weekend, Friday September 20, at Taylor University. The Spartans will compete in the Bullock Invitational. 

The women's race is set to begin at 5 p.m. Men will follow at 5:45 p.m.

Manchester News & Notes

* Hannah Wappes earned a top 10 finish at the highly competitive Knight Invitational two weeks ago, placing seventh overall in a field of 200 runners.  Wappes crossed the finish line with a time of 22.12.2 – 34 seconds faster than her previous career-best set last year and her time was the fourth-best time in Manchester University history in a 6k race.
* Ana Acevdeo, Sydney Young, and Emily Lynn all clocked in with times that landed them on the Manchester University all-time top-50 list at the Knight Invitational.
* The men were led by performances from Lucas Fontanez, Daniel Baker, and Sam Barnard at the Knight Invitational two weeks ago.