Cross Country News
The Great South Athletics Conference has released the final Presidents Cup standings for 2012-13 and Salem College narrowly topped Huntingdon for the title.
The Salem College cross country team continues to improve in the 2nd complete season for Head Coach Jamie Williams. The Spirits finished in 2nd place in the Great South Athletic Conference Championships, falling by just 1 point to the host Jaguars of Spelman.
The Salem College cross country team had 3 runners honored this weekend at the Great South Championships hosted by Spelman. The team finished 1 point behind the Champion Jaguars of Spelman in the meet.
The Salem College cross country team finished in 2nd by just 1 point to Spelman College at the Great South Championships today. The Jaguars finished in 1st with 27 points and Salem finished 1 point behind with 28. Natali Olveda (Salinas, CA) and Cristi Magracia (Lemon Grove, CA) both made the GSAC All-Conference team with their efforts.
All 3 teams are closing down their regular seasons.
The Salem College cross country team is set to head to Georgia for the Great South Championships this weekend. The race will be hosted by Spelman College at the Boundary Water Parks on October 27th at 9:00 a.m. The Spirits will compete against Spelman College, Wesleyan College, and Huntingdon College for the title.
Cross country is off this week, while soccer and volleyball are both home this weekend.
The Salem College cross country team competed in the Christopher Newport 6K today and finished in 15th place. Natali Olveda (Salinas, CA) once again was the top Salem runner in the race. She has finished 1st for the Spirits in every meet this year.
The Salem Spirits will compete in all 3 fall sports this week.
The Salem College cross country team finished in 3rd of 4 teams at the Wilbur Ross 5K Invitational hosted by Winston-Salem State. Natali Olveda (Salinas, CA) finished in 7th overall in 22:01.20. The Spirits averaged 24:38.75 on the course.