Cross Country

SAU’s Cannon Places Among TOP 20 Runners at HBCU Challenge

RALEIGH, NC (Oct 1) – On Saturday, Saint Augustine's University's Mylene Cannon (Sr./Dallas, TX) finished among the top 20 female runners in the HBCU Challenge at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, N.C.


Cannon placed 16th out of 113 runners with a season-best time of 21:10.3. She led the Lady Falcons to an eighth-place finish in the team standings including fourth among CIAA schools. Seventeen teams competed in the HBCU Challenge.


Ade Hunter (Jr./Philadelphia, PA) was 50th in 23:33.0 and Iris Robinson (Fr./Birmingham, AL) finished 55th in 23.38.5. Nia Sharrod (So./Philadelphia, PA) placed 56th in 23.40.3.


The Lady Falcons will compete again Friday, Oct. 7 in the Virginia Union Invitational in Richmond, Va. at 4 p.m