USC Upstate Records Eight Season-Best Times at Upstate Invitational

USC Upstate Records Eight Season-Best Times at Upstate Invitational

Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate cross country team posted eight season-best times on Saturday morning as the Spartans hosted the Upstate Invitational from Milliken Research Center.

The USC Upstate men registered a third-place performance while the women finished 10th.

NOTEWORTHY

  • A total of eight Spartan runners compiled season-best times in Jonathan Johnson, Matt Levonick, Jonathan Loy, Mia Davis, Stecy Cherono, Alicia Chavez, Allie Leavitt and Libby Jennette.
  • Andrew Castano was the top individual performer for the USC Upstate men crossing the finish line in 15th place with an 8K time of 26:48.6.
  • Krysta Pierstorff led the Spartan women with a 31st place finish after running a 5K time of 19:35.8.
  • The men totaled 105 points with a total time of 2:17:45.
  • The women compiled 249 points with a total time of 1:41:50.
  • Appalachian State won both the men's and women's races.
  • In the women's race, Phylissa Greeley of Appalachian State won after crossing the finish line in 18:04.8.
  • Adam Freudenthal, running unattached, won the men's race with a time of 24:51.6.

USC UPSTATE WOMEN'S 5K RESULTS

USC UPSTATE MEN'S 8K RESULTS

UP NEXT

  • USC Upstate travels to Charlotte, N.C. on Friday, Oct. 12 for the Queens Invitational.

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