Virginia Union University's women's cross-country team has won the Award for the Top Team Grade Point Average in the CIAA, the CIAA announced at the CIAA Cross-Country Championships on Thursday, October 25, in Salem, Va.
As a team, the Lady Panthers recorded a team GPA of 3.44.
In the race, VUU's women's team placed eighth in the championship with a team score of 195 points.
Individually, VUU's Sarah Adams was the top Panther finisher, placing fifth and earning All-CIAA honors with a time of 20:35 over the five-kilometer course.
Virginia Union's Jepngetich Sheila was 22nd with a time of 21:52.9 while teammate Daejah Majette was 51st with a time of 24:30.3.
VUU's Nyrah Smith-Mayfield was 58th with a time of 25:41.2 followed by VUU's Majia Singleton at 59th place with a time of 25:45.7.
Virginia Union's Enecia Hopes was 80th with a time of 31:45.8.