Brevard, N.C.- The BC women's cross country placed first in the Brevard College Invitational on Thursday afternoon, while the men's team finished 2nd behind North Greenville University.
The Tornados represented the top four finishers in the women's race, steered by Angela Canale who finished the 4K course in 1st place at 16:05. Hannah Cook trailed Canale by just one second, finishing with a time of 16:06. Casey McDowell and Heidi Kaartinen finished in 3rd and 4th place, respectively.
Preseason All-SAC First Team selection Josh Mower led the men's team with a 3rd place finish and a time of 17:07. Jordan Tager and Patrick Helmick were the race's next two finishers, taking 4th and 5th in the 5K race, repsectively.
The Tornados are now in preparation for the SAC Cross Country Championships, which will be held at Tusculum College in Greenville, Tennessee on October 20th.