Batesville, Ark. (Aug. 31, 2017) – The Central Baptist College cross country teams began their season today at the Lyon College Invitational. The men ran a four-mile race while the women participated in a 5K.
- Finished second out of two teams
- Sean Baskin (SR/Magnolia, Ark.) and Kevin Perez (JR/Vilonia, Ark.) finished in the top 10
- Baskin's time of 29:21.7 was good for 7th place
- Perez's time of 31:28.5 placed him 8th
- Finished second out of four teams
- Macy Burroughs (SR/Vilonia, Ark.) and Gloria Bell (SR/Mountain Home, Ark.) both recorded top 10 finishes
- Burroughs was fourth overall with a time of 25:58.6
- Bell's time of 27:56.3 was good for eighth
The cross country teams return to the course on Sept. 9th when they run the UCA Cross Country Challenge at Beaverfork Park in Conway. The women's meet will begin at 9 a.m. with the men beginning at 9:30.