For immediate release – 9/16/2013 - #046
Hornets Sweep ODAC Cross Country Runner of the Week Awards
FOREST, VA - Lynchburg College claimed both Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Cross Country runner of the week awards this week, with Anthony McBride capturing the men's honor and Naomi Tice claiming the women's accolade.
McBride, a junior, crossed the line first for the Hornets at the Furman University Classic Saturday. He finished the 8k race with a time of 25:34 which placed him 10th overall. Lynchburg placed third overall against 16 other Division II, III and NAIA schools.
Tice, a senior, led the Hornet women with a 24th-place finish in 24:06 in the 137-runner field at Furman. LC placed sixth overall among 17 Division II, III and NAIA teams.