Augusta, GA- The Paine College Lady Lions Cross Country team finished fifth and the Lions finished fourth at the Bridgestone-Pacer Invitational Saturday, in Aiken, South Carolina.
The cross country meet featured four different divisions including the men’s collegiate 8k race and a women’s 5K race. There were also 5K high school varsity girls and boys races on Saturday.
Casheba Ellis finished in the top 10 at the Bridgestone-Pacer invitational, Saturday, September 25, 2010. Casheba , a Junior and one half of the identical twin duo who run for the Lady Lions covered the 5K course in 21:43.35 to finish 10th overall among 38 participants in the women’s field. Sophomore Corie Coleman finished 21st in the field, with a time of 22:59.62; Junior Alethia Gibson recorded a time of 23:49.76.
In the men’s 8K race, Junior DeAndre Pettigrew completed the race in 37:33.24.
The Cross Country teams will be traveling to Raleigh, North Carolina October 1, 2010 for the HBCU Classic.