FLORENCE, Ala.-- Cumberland Women's Cross Country finished fifth overall out of 13 teams at the North Alabama Invitational. The Phoenix competed in a field of teams from the NCAA and NAIA.
Sophomore runner Elise Krone led all Phoenix runners with a time of 19:25.4 in the 5000m race, finishing 23rd. Krone set a new personal record overall and recorded the tenth fastest time in program history.
Freshman India Mastin came in second for the team and 33rd overall with a time of 19:46.1, the 21st fastest time in program history. Mastin also set a new personal record with her finish.
Junior Sasha Petrova came in 37th place overall for the Phoenix with a finishing time of 19:54.2, followed by freshman Daniela Rivera who finished in 42nd with a time of 20:04.9.
Rounding out the Phoenix was freshman Hope Britt with a time of 20:26.2, which put her in 48th place out of 106 total runners.
The Phoenix next take the course on Sept. 17 at the Ray Bullock Invitational in Upland, Ind.