APSU Sports Information
Carbondale, IL – Senior Caroline Kiplagat led the way for Austin Peay State University (APSU) women’s cross country at the Carbondale Opener, cracking the top-20 with a time of 20:18.01 to finish 18th.
Austin Peay Women’s Cross Country performs well at Carbondale Opener. (APSU Sports Information)
Junior college transfer Maisie Lay was next to cross the finish line for the Govs, just over a second behind Kiplagat at 20:19.60 to finish 21st.
Trailing Lay was freshman Molly Howard, who made her collegiate debut with a 24th-place, 20:36.72 mark.
Clarksville native and freshman Sarah Martin barely missed the 21-minute barrier; she finished with a time of 21:04.60 to place 30th. Freshman Mikaela Smith also made her debut for the Governors as she crossed the finished line with 21:38.63.
The sophomore trio of Alura Endres, Jada Hale, and Sophia Wilson all crossed the finish line subsequently with the times of 22:01.64, 22:06.17, and 22:34.37.
Freshman Madison Morstad broke the 23-minute mark in her first meet at 22:57.88. Emily Woodward, Keelah Shell, and Larin Harr finished in a row for the Govs, just missing the 23-minute barrier with the times of 23:02.23, 23:25.37, and 23:34.84.
The Governors are set for the University of Alabama-Huntsville for the UAH Chargers Open next Saturday morning.
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Austin Peay State University Sports Information provides the latest news and updates on the Athletic endeavors of the student-athletes at APSU. Under the direction of Brad Kirtley, the APSU SID’s office consists of Cody Bush, and Colby Wilson. To contact the APSU Sports Information office, contact, 931.221.7561.
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TopicsAlura Endres, APSU, APSU Athletics, APSU Cross Country, APSU Sports, APSU Women's Country, Austin Peay State University, Carbondale IL, Carbondale Opener, Caroline Kiplagat, Emily Woodward, Jada Hale, Keelah Shell, Lady govs, Larin Harr, Madison Morstad, Maisie Lay, Molly Howard, Ohio Valley Conference, OVC, Sophia Wilson, UAH Chargers Open, University of Alabama-Huntsville