Aunica Clinton, with the sun behind her in the sky, runs during cross country meet
Aunica Clinton, a senior from Buford, Ga., competes during the University of Georgia Invitational Cross Country meet on Saturday, Sept 3, 2016, in Buford, Ga. (AJ Reynolds/Brenau University)

Cross Country Opens Season at UGA Invitational

Sep 13, 2016
AJ Reynolds

The Brenau cross country team travelled to Bishop, Georgia to compete in the University of Georgia Invitational. Three Golden Tigers finished in the top ten in the non-Division I group. Sophomore Michelle Velazquez led the way with an overall eighth place finish of 22:11. Monika Nwajei placed ninth with a time of 24:11 and Nia Griffin rounded out the top 10 with a time of 24:41.

The Golden Tigers continue their season on Saturday, Sept. 17 at the University of North Georgia Invitational in Dahlonega.