Bradshaw, Jones Lead Spartans at Winthrop Invitational

Bradshaw, Jones Lead Spartans at Winthrop Invitational

Men's Results

Women's Results

Rock Hill, S.C. – Freshman Marcy Bradshaw and junior Dorian Jones were the top finishing runners for the USC Upstate cross country teams on Saturday morning at the 34th annual Winthrop Invitational.

The men's team finished in second place while the women's team finished in fourth place, just two points shy of a runner-up finish.

Noteworthy

  • Bradshaw scored her first top-10 finish in her Upstate career as she earned a ninth place result with a personal best time of 19:59.63.
  • Jones was the top men's finisher in 19th place with a time of 26:43.73.
  • Bradshaw and Jones led the Spartans for the second consecutive meet.
  • A total of 14 student-athletes saw their times improve from the season-opening Eye Opener Invitational on September 1.
  • The women's team finished the 5K race with a team average time of 20:51. The average time for the men's team in their 8K race was 27:29.
  • Duke won the men's team title while the Blue Devils' Nikhil Pulimood was the individual winner after finishing with a time of 25:15.21. Wofford won the team and individual title with Hannah Steelman crossing the finish line in 17:46.53.

Upstate Women's Results (5K)

9:  Marcy Bradshaw – 19:59.63

16:  Krysta Pierstorff – 20:30.62

18:  Kelsey Warren – 21:01.17

21:  Shamia Thompson – 21:19.44

22:  Mia Davis – 21:22.26

23:  Leah Jostes – 21:24.41

25:  Alicia Chavez – 21:38.01

28:  Fatima Pedroza – 21:50.07

40:  Ruby Lewis – 23:57.71

 

Upstate Men's Results (8K)

13:  Dorian Jones- 26:43.73

16:  Jacob Coccia – 26:52.46

23:  Jared Coccia – 27:44.41

25:  Abraham Hernandez – 27:54.69

28:  Ereck Lewis – 28:05.15

38:  Roman Mealing – 29:02.62

41:  Cory Tate – 29:11.32

43:  Josh Moore – 29:22.61

48:  Derek Schumacher – 30:20.15

51:  Marcus Miles – 31:27.47

Up Next

  • The Spartans host their second home meet of the season on September 30 with the Upstate Invitational. 

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