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Campbell University Harriers Score A Pair Of Fourth Place Finishes
Hill, N.C.-- At the UNC Challenge,Campbell's University women's
cross-country team placed fourth in the six team 5,000-meter event,
while the men were fourth in the six-school field of the
In the men's event, the UNC alumni captured the overall title for the third consecutive year. The current edition of the Tar Heels finished second as they placed three runners in the top 10, including Brian McGovern who took second place overall with a time of 25:32.
UNC alumni runner Andre Williams was the first to cross the finish line with a time of 25:28.
Campbell sophomore Michael Earle placed 20th (27:12) overall to pace the Fighting Camel men. Sophomore Clarence Williams was right behind Earle, finishing 23rd with at time of 27:38.
Team Scores: 1. UNC Alumni 27, 2. Univ of North Carolina 41, 3. Coastal Carolina 74, 4. Campbell 133, 5. St. Augustines 139, 6. UNC Wilmington 140.
Top 5 Individuals: 1. Andre Williams (UNC Alumni) 25:28, 2. Brian McGovern (UNC) 25:32, 3. Terah Kipchiris (Coastal Carolina) 25:40, 4. Kevin Pierpoint (UNC Alumni) 25:43, 5. Mike McKeeman (UNC Alumni) 25:59.
Campbell Individuals: 20. Michael Earle 27:12, 23. Clarence Williams 27:38, 35. Eddie Hood 28:37, 38. Patrick Parsons 29:07, 39. Joseph Rogers 29:20, 51. Chase Tharpe 33:14.