Upstate Men Finish 6th, Women 7th at A-Sun Championships

November 4, 2013 at 9:45 am

The USC Upstate men’s and women’s cross country teams posted sixth and seventh place finishes, respectively, at the 2013 Atlantic Sun Conference Championships Saturday morning at Vaughn’s Gap Course.

The men ran the 8K race in a total time of 2:13:19.10.

Senior Ross Oden earned his second straight Second Team All-A-Sun recognition after finishing in 11th place. He was the top runner for the Spartans after recording a time of 25:49.20.

The women finished the 5K race with a total time of 1:37:06.65. Junior Jasmine Polite received her first career All-Conference Team accolades as she was named to the Second Team. Polite earned a 12th place finish with a season-best time of 18:35.00 to lead all Upstate women runners. She was one of five runners to post second-best times at the conference meet.

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