Women’s Cross Country Opens 2018 at FAU Invite

BOCA RATON, Fla. – The Lynn University women's cross country program opened its 2018 season with a sixth-place finish on Friday evening, competing at the FAU Invitational at South County Park in Boca Raton. Emily Christensen topped the charts for Lynn, placing 32nd overall out of more than 100 runners.

INSIDE THE MEET:
Location: South County Regional Park | Boca Raton, Florida
Race Length: 5K  – 3.1 miles
History at Event: Fourth appearance (Best finish – 3rd place, 2015)
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HOW IT HAPPENED:

BEYOND THE FINISH LINE:

  • Cohen's personal record shaved nearly three minutes off her previous personal-best time of 26:14.7.
  • Glass cut more than a full minute off her previous personal record of 23:45.6 in a 5K race.
  • Lynn was the top SSC school at the meet, besting Nova Southeastern (7th) and Palm Beach Atlantic (8th).

UP NEXT:

Lynn is on the trail again on Sept. 15 when they travel to Alabama for the Falcon Invite at Montevallo.