ABILENE – Running in his last American Southwest Conference Championships cross country meet last Saturday, Meridian’s Latham Hensley set a new personal record in the 8K race to finish 17th running as a senior for the McMurry War Hawks.
Finishing just three spots short of making the ASC all-conference second team, Hensley sprinted to the finish line and edged a pair of University of the Ozarks runners at 27:32.6.
“Through the thick and thin, I couldn’t have asked for better teammates for the last four years,” said Hensley after the McMurry men’s cross country team finished fifth in conference behind champion UT-Dallas with 43 points, followed by Hardin-Simmons (56), University of the Ozarks (68) and LeTourneau (97). “Even the ones that graduated last year. Now on to regionals in two weeks.”
For the complete story and results, visit: https://mcmurrysports.com/news/2019/11/2/mens-cross-country-sets-six-personal-records-at-asc-championships.aspx?fbclid=IwAR11CX8zwRZxSyeIJnXCY3l3RggEYyfNW4QCqVtAUgeioo86_j5qq854vKg
Photos courtesy of McMURRY WAR HAWK ATHLETICS
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