GSW opened the 2008 season this past Saturday at the sixth annual Cougar Invitational in Smiths Station, Ala., hosted by Columbus State. The Lady 'Canes finished third out of four teams.
Senior Ambur Humphrey led GSW with a time of 23:02.94 while taking 12th overall. Freshmen Cameron Rigsby (24:34.46), Katy York (25:25.23), and Paige Peavy (25:56.24) finished in 16th, 17th, and 18th place respectively. These girls had a solid debut for their first collegiate 5k run. Another senior Stevi Korczyk finished 19th overall with a time of 27:34.18 while Danielle Jordan ran a time of 31:03.44 to take 21st.
The host Cougars took the overall team title while Clayton State was second, the Lady 'Canes third and Southern Union fourth.
GSW will run this coming Saturday in the Pre-Conference meet in Milledgeville, GA.