Cross Country

Men's Cross Country 12th, Women 26th in Big Field at Royals Challenge

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Catawba men’s cross country team placed 12th among 57 schools, while the women were 26th out of 63 teams at the Royals Cross Country Challenge on Friday afternoon. Queens hosted the event at McAlpine Park.

Erick Ramirez-Ramos set a new Catawba freshman record for the men as he clocked in with a time of 25.11 on the 8k course which placed him 47th overall. It was seven seconds faster than Ryan Willis, who set the record in 2002. Ethan Bemis followed Ramirez-Ramos with a time of 25.43 and was 84th.

Hannah Mercer paced the Catawba women. She ran the 6k course in a time of 18:45 and was 65th. Madison Lowery posted an 18:58 to finish 87th.

Lee University won both the men’s and women’s race. UNC Pembroke’s Joshua Chipkesir claimed the men’s individual title in a time of 23:22. Hannah Steelman, of Wofford, won the women’s race with a time of 16:48.

Next for Catawba is the South Atlantic Conference Championships on Oct. 26 at Wingate.

Men
1. Lee 75, 2. Mount Olive 98, 3. Queens 105, 4. Charleston,WV 117, 5. Malone 182, 6. Furman 243, 7. Saint Leo 271, 8. Davis & Elkins 289, 9. Cedarville 336, 10. UNC Pembroke 336, 11. Florida Southern 356, 12. CATAWBA 379, 13. Wingate 395, 14. Anderson 441, 15. Auburn Montgomery 527, 16. Radford 528, 17. Union 582, 18. Lynn 588, 19. UNC Wilmington 591, 20. Lenoir-Rhyne 605, 21. Elon 628, 22. Charlotte 629, 23. Wofford 641, 24. Emmanuel 644, 25. SCAD Atlanta 720, 26. WV Tech 728, 28. Benedict 771, 29. Carson-Newman 850, 30. Lees-McRae 863, 31. Reinhardt 909, 32. Southeastern 930, 33. Mercer 930, 34. Morehouse 942, 35. North Greenville 954, 36. Mars Hill 967, 37. Tennessee Wesleyan 999, 38. King 1000, 39. Wallace State 1087, 40. Adelphi 1098, 41. Limestone 1158, 42. Bob Jones 1168, 43. Presbyterian 1225, 44. Barton 1254, 45. Ave Maria 1255, 46. Erskine 1269, 47. Belmont Abbey 1276, 48. Maryville 1438, 49. Gardner-Webb 1543, 50. Warren Wilson 1553, 51. Randolph 1588, 52. Coker 1603, 53. USC-Beaufort 1626, 54. UVa-Wise 1628, 55. Paine 1752, 56. Elizabeth City State 1789, 57. JC Smith 1846.

Catawba Individuals
47. Erick Ramirez-Ramos, 25:11
84. Ethan Bemis, 25:43
115. Matthew Fowler, 25:53
115. Kyle Rhodes, 26:04
118. Tom Joyce, 26:70
162. Austin Snide, 26:31
338. Everette Rhymer, 28:14

Women
1. Lee 90, 2. Furman 126, 3. Malone 160, 4. Davidson 189, 5. Cedarville 244, 6. Wofford 280, 7. Queens 289, 8. SCAD Atlanta 312, 9. Radford 314, 10. Wingate 343, 11. Anderson 363, 12. Davis & Elkins 368, 13. Washington & Lee 413, 14. South Carolina 442, 15. Florida Southern 460, 16. Southeastern 487, 17. Lenoir-Rhyne 504, 18. Union 505, 19. Saint Leo 523, 20. Charlotte 525, 21. SCAD Savannah 541, 22. Adelphi 597, 23. Appalachian State 627, 24. UNC Pembroke 678, 25. Elon 685, 26. CATAWBA 704, 27. Tennessee Wesleyan 712, 28. Mercer 726, 29. Mount Olive 730, 30. UNC Wilmington 794, 31. Charleston,WV 908, 32. King 998, 33. Lynn 1003, 34. Benedict 1040, 35. North Greenville 1078, 36. Ave Maria 1084, 37. Erskine 1092, 38. WV Tech 1176, 39. Belmont Abbey 1211, 40. Wallace State 1236, 41. Auburn Montgomery 1245, 42. Bob Jones 1278, 43. Mars Hill 1297, 44. Presbyterian 1330, 45. Brenau 1353, 46. Gardner-Webb 1354, 47. Maryville 1376, 48. Limestone 1405, 49. Meredith 1481, 50. Converse 1497, 51. Lees-McRae 1497, 52. Emmanuel 1504, 53. Randolph 1522, 54. Coker 1523, 55. Reinhardt 1527, 56. Barton 1611, 57. UVa-Wise 1869, 58. USC-Beaufort 1689, 59. Sweet Briar 1699, 60. Warren Wilson 1731, 61. Paine 1756, 62. JC Smith 1909, 63. Elizabeth City State 1943. 

Catawba Individuals
65. Hannah Mercer, 18:45
87. Madison Lowery, 18:58
156. Christina D’Amelio, 19:31
202. Abbie Adams, 19:57
291. Makayla Ward, 20:55
321. Patience Hunt, 21:21
339. Mia Mercer, 21:33
462. Hannah Efird, 24:09

Today's Events

Golf (W) @ Flagler Fall Slam - Day 1 (Marsh Creek CC),
Golf (M) @ Queens Invitational - Day 1 (Irish Creek CC),

Calendar

«October 2019»
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October 2

Soccer (W) @ Newberry 2-2

Soccer (M) @ Newberry 0-1

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October 4

Swimming @ King Invitational 

Volleyball @ Lincoln Memorial 2-3

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October 5

Swimming @ King Invitational W-2nd,M-4th

Cross Country @ Paul Short Run (Lehigh Univ.) M-32nd,W-37th

Football @ Limestone 24-52

Soccer (W) @ Coker 3-0

Volleyball @ Carson-Newman 0-3

Soccer (M) @ Coker 0-4

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October 7

Golf (M) @ State Farm Intercollegiate - Day 1 (Woodlake CC)

Golf (W) in RENDLEMAN INV. - Day 1 (CC of Salisbury)

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October 8

Golf (W) in RENDLEMAN INV. - Day 2 (CC of Salisbury) 8th of 16

Golf (M) @ State Farm Intercollegiate - Day 2 (Woodlake CC) 6th of 12

Volleyball vs. UNC PEMBROKE 1-3

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October 9

Soccer (M) vs. LEES-McRAE 4-2

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October 11

Cross Country @ Royals Challenge (McAlpine Park) M-12th;W-26th

Volleyball vs. ANDERSON 1-3

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October 12

Football @ Carson-Newman 14-59

Soccer (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 1-0

Volleyball vs. NEWBERRY 3-1

Soccer (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 1-0

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October 14

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 1 (Mimosa Hills CC)

Golf (W) @ LeeAnn Noble Memorial - Day 1 (Achasta GC)

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October 15

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 2 (Mimosa Hills CC) 6th of 16

Golf (W) @ LeeAnn Noble Memorial - Day 2 (Achasta GC) 5th of 15

Volleyball @ Francis Marion 2-3

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October 16

Soccer (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 1-2

Soccer (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 4-3

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October 17

Tennis (W) @ Mount Olive 3-4

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October 18

Volleyball vs. UVA-WISE - Dig Pink Match 3-0

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October 19

Swimming Women at East Carolina 65-165

Swimming Men vs. Lenoir-Rhyne 79-178

Swimming Women vs. Lenoir-Rhyne 117-140

Swimming Women vs. Campbell 58-203

Swimming Men @ East Carolina 75-182

Football vs. NEWBERRY 21-44

Volleyball vs. TUSCULUM 2-3

Soccer (W) vs. TUSCULUM 2-0

Soccer (M) vs. TUSCULUM 3-6

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October 21

Golf (M) @ Queens Invitational - Day 1 (Irish Creek CC) 

Golf (W) @ Flagler Fall Slam - Day 1 (Marsh Creek CC) 

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October 22

Golf (W) @ Flagler Fall Slam - Day 2 (Marsh Creek CC)

Golf (M) @ Queens Invitational - Day 2 (Irish Creek CC)

Volleyball @ Queens 7 p.m.

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October 23

Tennis (W) v. Newberry 2 p.m.

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October 25

Volleyball @ Coker 7 p.m.

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October 26

Cross Country @ SAC Championships (Wingate Univ.) 9 a.m.

Football vs. MARS HILL 1:30 p.m.

Volleyball @ Wingate 2 p.m.

Soccer (W) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 5:30 p.m.

Soccer (M) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 8 p.m.

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October 30

Soccer (W) @ Limestone 5:30 p.m.

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