Berry Cross Country Opens Season at NCAA DIII Invite

Berry Cross Country Opens Season at NCAA DIII Invite

MOUNT BERRY, Ga. — The Berry College men's and women's cross country teams opened the season on Friday night at the Georgia NCAA Division III XC Invitational at the Clara Bowl.

The Berry women's team placed second behind Emory with both Abby Carroll (23:56.33) and Alainna Chretien (24:11.58) placing third and fourth, respectively. Meredith Herman placed 11th for the Vikings with a time of 24:51.94. 

On the men's side, Parker Roberts paced the Vikings to a fourth place finish with a top three time of 27:15.27. Berry's Rhett Butler also placed inside the top 10, earning a sixth place finish with a time of 27:33.85. 

Berry will now prepare for the Montevallo Falcon Invitational on Sept. 16th.