Cross Country Finishes Strong at Badger Classic
Sept. 6, 2013
MILWAUKEE - The Marquette University men's and women's cross country teams finished their first meet of the season Friday afternoon at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Cross Country Course in Verona, Wis. The men placed third overall, while the women finished fourth in the competition.
Redshirt senior Spencer Agnew ran the best time for the men's squad with a seventh place finish overall in a time of 18:46 in the 6k race. Teammates Jack Senefeld (11th) and Andres Tineo-Paz (13th) took the second and third on the team with times of 18:57 and 19:13, respectively.
Kellie Greenwood ran a 14:23 for the women to earn fifth-place finish overall in her second year of competition as a Golden Eagle. Freshman Alison Parker made her Marquette debut in a big way, taking second on the team and eighth overall with a time of 14:29. Sophomore Kayla Spencer finished third on MU and 10th overall with a time of 14:30.
Marquette returns to action in Notre Dame, Ind., at the National Catholic Championships on Friday, Sept. 20 at the Burke Golf Course.