Meyer Top Collegiate Finisher at CMU/Gary Stoner Invitational
FAYETTE, MO -- Lee Anna Sanders and Courtney Henderson finished two seconds apart as the William Woods University women's cross country team finished fourth at the CMU/Gary Stoner Invitational on Saturday.
Sanders posted a time of 19:50.19 to claim 24th, with Henderson clocking in at 19:52.07 in 15th. Alex Apperson came up just shy of a 20-minute 5K, finishing 31st with a time of 20:11.61.
Amy Gangloff finished with a time of 20:52.89 and Richelle Perkins posted a time of 22:28.47 to round out the squad.
On the men's side Ryan Meyer was the top collegiate finisher at the CMU/Gary Stoner Invitational, helping the William Woods University men's cross country team to a third place finish in the event. The senior's time of 25:03.79 was the second-best overall time in the event.
Zach Bryant posted a personal-best time of 27:38.42, finishing 33rd in the 8K event. Corey Samples finished two spots behind Bryant with a time of 27:42.94.
Brandon Buchanan posted a time of 28:28.54, earning 52nd in the event. Reid Schmit clocked a time of 28:59.03. Tyler Jones rounded out the squad with a time of 32:00.88.
The Owls are back in action in two weeks, returning to Forest Park to compete in the St. Louis College of Pharmacy Fall Cross Country Classic. The meet is set for a 10 a.m. start.