The Southern Virginia University cross country teams had impressive showings at the NCAA South/Southeastern Regional Championship, with several runners in both the men’s 8K and women’s 6K finishing in the top 50.
Southern Virginia University’s cross country teams will return to Christopher Newport to participate in the NCAA South/Southeast Regional Championships after making strong appearances in both the men’s and women’s Capital Athletic Conference Championship.
Southern Virginia University freshman Morgan Bingham won the Capital Athletic Conference Women’s Cross Country Championship on Saturday, earning CAC Rookie and Athlete of the Year and becoming the first CAC champion in University history.
Southern Virginia University women's cross country freshman Morgan Bingham secured Capital Athletic Conference Athlete of the Week honors for the second time this year after placing 15th overall in a field of 280 runners at the 31-team Gettysburg Invitational.
At the Gettysburg College Cross Country Invitational, freshman Morgan Bingham set the Southern Virginia University record for the 6K race and both the men and women beat out several competitors from both the Capital Athletic Conference and the Old Dominion Athletic Conference.
The Southern Virginia cross country teams made a strong showing at the Shenandoah Commonwealth Challenge on Saturday, with the men taking third and the women taking fifth in their respective races. Morgan Bingham and Colter May each finished first in the Commonwealth Challenge, a race between serval schools in Virginia.
The Southern Virginia University cross country teams had a great showing at the James Madison Invitational on Saturday, with the men’s team placing second and the women’s team placing third in their respective races after top-five performances from Morgan Bingham and Colter May.