Lee will have three weeks until their next scheduled event. Both teams will head to Louisville, Ky., on Oct. 5 for the Greater Louisville Classic.
Cayce Bryan paced the Lady Flames with a time of 19:38.66 and finished 15th out of 117 runners. Ashley Matthews was the second Lady Flame across the finish line. Matthews placed 26th (19:56.99).
Victoria Yates was 62nd (20:59.06) and Emily Arnesen was 67th (21:07.99). Elizabeth Sillcocks was 74th (21:23.88), Alexis Hewitt was 80th (21:31.41) and Emily Bryan finished 82nd (21:49.21).
Union University claimed the team victory with 59 points. Christopher Newport was second at 73, and Texas A&M-Commerce was third with 107 points. The Lady Flames’ total score was 219.
In the men’s race, Camden Perez was the fastest Flame to the finish line. Perez posted a time of 27:22.56 to place 33rd out of 118 runners.
Joseph Crook (27:27.87) and Patrick Shultz (27:29.25) were 36th and 37th, respectively. Emmanuel Kipchumba was 43rd (27:46.88), and Terris Elliott was 44th (27:46.93).
Adam Gullette rounded out the Lee finishers. Gullette recorded a time of 28:33.57 for 61st place.
Texas A&M-Commerce tallied 43 points and held off Ohio Northern University (48) to earn the team win. Christopher Newport was third with 114 points. The Flames had a score of 178.