Women's Cross Country Kicks Off 2019 Campaign

Women's Cross Country Kicks Off 2019 Campaign

NORTH MANCHESTER, Ind. - Manchester University cross country hosted the annual Hokum Karem on Friday featuring teams from Huntington University, Trine University, Indiana Tech, St. Francis, and Grace College.

The women's squad opened their season placing three duos in the top 20. The highest duo consisted of senior Hannah Wappes (Columbia City, Ind.) and sophomore Dinah Gilbert (Elkhart, Ind.). Together their time totaled 37:21.8. Wappes' quickest lap was 5:22.0 and Gilbert's quickest was 6:24.4. 

The women's season will continue next weekend on Saturday September 7 at the Knight Invitational hosted by Calvin College.