Oxford takes first ever Women's Cross Country title; Rexer wins individuals event

Oxford takes first ever Women's Cross Country title;  Rexer wins individuals event

MACON -  Oxford Emory won their first Region 17 Cross Country Championships at the Georgia Children's Home in Macon.

In the women's race, Emily Rexer of Oxford Emory won the women's 5K (3.1 miles) in 21:01:5.

Oxford Emory College scored 16 points and Central Georgia Technical College finished 2nd with 45 points. Laura Parsley finished 4th overall for the Lady Hawks with a time of 23:55:33. 

The complete results can be seen below. 

GCAA Women's All Region team is based on the top 5 finishers: 

Women's 1st Team, All Region 17: Emily Rexer, Heather Beavers, Riana Peskopos, Feven Alemu-Oxford Emory; Destinee Hernandez- Georgia Military

October 21, 2016

Women's 5K Results

Place TmPl Name                      School                           Time    Pace    

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    1    1 Emily Rexer               Oxford College                   21:01.5  6:47

    2    2 Heather Beavers           Oxford College                   21:58.1  7:05

    3    3 Riana Peskopos            Oxford College                   22:41.0  7:19

    4      Destinee Hernandez        Georgia Military College         22:48.3  7:21

    5    4 Feven Alemu               Oxford College                   23:01.6  7:25

    6    5 Cierra Marion             Central Georgia Tech             23:27.7  7:34

    7    6 Hannah Paproski           Oxford College                   23:41.2  7:38

    8      Jessica Hurtado           Georgia Military College         25:16.9  8:09

    9    7 Megan Phillips            Oxford College                   25:58.4  8:22

   10      Sarah Conners             Georgia Military College         26:58.1  8:41

   11      Carrie Kirkwood           Georgia Military College         27:15.6  8:47

   12      Carly Grant               Gordon College                   27:47.8  8:57

   13    8 Caprina Fleno             Central Georgia Tech             29:00.1  9:21

   14    9 Hope Sanders              Central Georgia Tech             29:38.0  9:33

   15   10 Leah Schwartz             Oxford College                   31:00.1  9:59

   16   11 Sad'a Jacobs              Central Georgia Tech             34:01.1 10:57

   17   12 Ashleigh Simmons          Central Georgia Tech             34:02.4 10:58

   18      Jenna Oden                Gordon College                   35:41.6 11:30

 

Women's Team Results

  1.    16  Oxford College                      (  22:30  1:52:26   2:40)

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  1      1  Emily Rexer                21:02

  2      2  Heather Beavers            21:59

  3      3  Riana Peskopos             22:41

  4      4  Feven Alemu                23:02

  5      6  Hannah Paproski            23:42

  6   (  7) Megan Phillips             25:59

  7   ( 10) Leah Schwartz              31:01

 

  2.    45  Central Georgia Tech                (  30:03  2:30:12  10:35)

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  1      5  Cierra Marion              23:28

  2      8  Caprina Fleno              29:01

  3      9  Hope Sanders               29:38

  4     11  Sad'a Jacobs               34:02

  5     12  Ashleigh Simmons           34:03