XC Weekend Highlights from Sept. 14-16.

adidas Cross Country Challenge, NC
In the MileSplit Meet of the Week, the 2nd annual adidas XC challenge saw three sub-15 minute 5K's by three NC State teammates in Patrick Campbell (14:58.3), Brain Himelright (14:58.4), Matt Sonnenfeldt (14:58.5). North Carolina sophomore Lianne Farber ran a solid 17:00 to lead the women's action.

Flotrack Coverage

UF Mt. Dew Invitational, FL
The Florida men and women swept their home meet in style. The women's team swept the top 5 spots with junior Agata Strasua placing first in the 5K at 17:13.32.The Gator men  placed five individuals in the top-5 led by a third-place finish from junior Mark Parrish.

FLRunners Coverage

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Jim Ryun Invitational by Adidas, FL
The University of Tampa dominated the competition on the men's side, highlighted by placing eight runners in the top-10. Peter Licari (28:49.01) and Geremy DeWitt (28:52.52) led the way for the Spartans, finishing in first and second, respectively.

Flrunners Coverage

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Salty Dog Invitational, MD
Hannah Oneda of Johns Hopkins captured her second consecutive victory of the season as she won the Salty Dog Invitational 6K in a US #19 time of 12 minutes, 50 seconds. Navy's Annie-Norah Beveri was second in 21:52 (US #20).