East Lansing, Mich. – A pair of runners on both the men’s and women’s side posted top-10 finishes for the Central Michigan cross country program at the Spartan Invitational Friday afternoon.
Senior Krista Parks also continued her strong start to the 2013 campaign with an eighth place finish in the women’s 6k race, crossing the finish line with a time of 21:32. Sophomore Kelly Schubert bested her personal record by a whole minute to finish 10th at 21:47.
The Chippewas added a pair of runners in the top 20 on the women’s side as junior Abbey Kelto finished 18th at 22:14 and sophomore Alyssa Dyer finished 19th at 22:39. Freshman Esther Bell finished 24th in her first career 6k race with a time of 22:56.
The cross country program will return to competition on Saturday, Sept. 28 at the Roy Griak Invitational in Minneapolis, Minn.