Cross Country: Brandner earns all-conference honors with 11th place finish at USA South meet

Cross Country: Brandner earns all-conference honors with 11th place finish at USA South meet

GREENSBORO, N.C. - Junior Lauren Brandner earned conference honors for LaGrange at the USA South Conference Championships at Hagan Stone Park on Saturday.

Brandner finished 11th overall with a time of 26:05.5 over the 6K course, breaking the school record in the process. The finish earned her a spot on the USA South All-Conference second team. Brandner was on the Great South Athletic Conference All-Conference team as a freshman.

Jessica Morton (31:14.22), Ashley Wright (31:28.39), Laura Hayhurst (32:20.93) and Delani White (40:06.57) rouned out the times for the women.

John Lynch had a top 20 overall finish for the men finishing the 8K course in a time of 31:40. He was followed by Bill Singleton (32:08.82), Hiram Haro-Oropeza (32:19.99), Asti White (33:52.26) and Chris Smith (39:29.32).

Seven of the Panthers' 10 set personal bests in the meet by at least 30 seconds.

White and Wright represented their respective teams on the USA South All-Sportsmanship Team.