Cross Country

Mercer Wins Women's 5k at Chick-fil-A Invitational

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SALISBURY, N.C. -- Catawba’s Hannah Mercer edged Wingate’s Clementine Archinard by a second to win the women’s 5k at the 2017 Chick-fil-A Cross Country Invitational hosted by Catawba at Salisbury Community Park on Saturday morning. Wingate won the women’s event with 27 points with Catawba second at 56 points. Wingate’s Nepolian Patel claimed the men’s 8k by over a minute as Wingate edged Louisburg by a single point. Catawba was third with 86 points.

Mercer finished the course with a winning time of 19:23 with Archinard at 19:24. Wingate had the next four finishers after Mercer. Patel clocked in at 25:27 to best Louisburg’s Jack Mastandrea, who finished at 26:38. Louisburg had five of the top 10 finishers with Catawba’s Ethan Bemis leading three straight Indian finishers in 11th at 27:51.

Women
1. Wingate 27, 2. CATAWBA 56, 3. Truett-McConnell 92, 4. Belmont Abbey 121, 5. Louisburg 160, 6. Barton 180, 7. Winston-Salem St. 200, 8. Livingstone 239, 9. Salem 252, 10. Sandhills CC 291, 11. St. Augustine’s 292, 12. Chowan 297, 13. NC Wesleyan 341, 14. William Peace 408, Pfeiffer DNS, Guilford DNS.

Catawba Individuals
1. Hannah Mercer, 19:23
13. Abbie Adams, 20:44
14. Amber Gale, 20:45
18. Nikki Elminowski, 21:26
20. Christina D’Amelio, 21:33
25. Jordan Hunt, 21:49
29. Lexie Petty, 22:30

Men
1. Wingate 30, 2. Louisburg 31, 3. CATAWBA 86, 4. Belmont Abbey 129, 5. Sandhills CC 144, 6. Truett-McConnell 188, 7. Pfeiffer 214, 8. Guilford 233, 9. Chowan 240, 10. Livingstone 250, 11. St. Augustine’s 301, 12. William Peace 364, 13. Winston-Salem St. 371, NC Wesleyan DNS.

Catawba Individuals
11. Ethan Bemis, 27:51
12. Curtis Carmack, 27:56
13. Kyle Rhodes, 27:57
21. Austin Snide, 29:10
30. Logan Bemis, 29:47
35. AJ Meadows, 30:19

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