Gainsville, Fla – Georgia Tech cross country concludes season at the NCAA South Regionals. At Friday’s meet the women placed sixth and the men finished 12th.
For the women, Mary Brady was the first runner to cross the finish line for Tech, coming in 34th with a time of 19:51.6. Right behind Brady was Grace Driskill who finished in the 35th spot, recording a time of 19:51.8. Katy Earwood rounded out the top 50 finishers with a time of 20:03.1 landing in spot 42.
On the men’s side, John Higinbotham was the first to cross the finish line, finishing in the 43rd spot with a time of 30:24.6. Next for the Jackets was Joey Sandel, finishing with a time of 30:48.9 in spot 62.
Competitive Drive Initiative Turn 2
Looking to build on the success of last year’s Competitive Drive Initiative, Georgia Tech, the Georgia Tech Foundation and Georgia Tech athletics are partnering once again to launch Competitive Drive Initiative Turn 2. CDI Turn 2 has a goal of raising $2.5 million in new gifts to the Alexander-Tharpe Fund’s Athletic Scholarship Fund by Dec. 31, and Georgia Tech and the Georgia Tech Foundation will match eligible gifts to accelerate the impact for Tech athletics. Like last year, not only will gifts to CDI Turn 2 be matched, but so will the contributor’s benefits in the way of A-T Fund giving levels and priority points. To learn more and contribute online, visit atfund.org/turn2.