The Belmont Abbey College Cross Country Team hosted the Conference Carolinas Championship Preview Meet on Friday at Frank Liske Park in Concord, NC. The Crusaders will be the host for the Conference Championship Meet on October 25th. Five schools competed at the "short course" event.
Sidney Smith was the top finisher with a 12th place run, for the BAC Men, which did not run their Top 6 athletes. Smith covered the 5000m course in a time of 17:27. The race was won by Tyler Dunn, of Lees-McRae in a time of 16:18.
Lees-McRae won the team race with a score of 34 points over runner up North Greenville which totaled 47 points.