Cross Country

Emily Jo Taylor Qualifies for Nationals at Dan Huston Invitational

Emily Jo Taylor became the fifth Eagles runner to qualify for Nationals on Saturday
Emily Jo Taylor became the fifth Eagles runner to qualify for Nationals on Saturday

WAVERLY, Iowa—Emily Jo Taylor became the fifth Eagles runner to qualify for Nationals on Saturday at the Dan Huston Invitational in Waverly, Iowa. Taylor finished with a time of 29:23:7.

Katlyn Holaday led all Eagles runners with a time of 25:50:9. Chelsea Ratliff finished with a time of 26:59:1, and Taylor England held a time of 27:58:9.

Ryan Hughes, the lone men's runner for Faith, is nursing an injury and did not run on Saturday for the Eagles.

Faith has just two cross country meets left before the National Championships at the College of the Ozarks in mid-November. Their next meet is Saturday, October 13, at the Trent Smith Invitational in Mason City, Iowa.