GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Meredith College cross country rookie Karen Perez led the Angels in the 6,000 meter Furman Classic Saturday morning. With a time of 26:05.56, Perez reached 16th on Meredith's Top-25 list.
Macy Brinson followed Perez to score second for the Avenging Angels with a time of 26:34.24. Caroline Diorio and Megan Evans scored third and fourth for Meredith, and freshman Emma Travis closed out the top-five with a pace of 28:24.78.
Meredith cross country remains close to home next weekend for the Adidas Cross Country Challenge at Cary's WakeMed Park. The women's 5,000 meter race is set to start at 5:35 p.m. Friday.