Both of Dillard University's cross country teams competed
in the 2012 Gulf Coast Athletic Conference (GCAC) cross country meet in Mississippi. A total of 37 runners battled in competition.
Destinee Showell finished first for Dillard, posting a time of
22:42.17. Showell finished ninth
overall, qualifying for the 2012 NAIA National Cross Country Championships next
month in Vancouver, Washington.
Dominique Hardin blazed across the finish line next for the Lady
Bleu Devils, posting a time of 23.54.02.
LaQuanda James, Breion Brown, and Courtney Henry rounded out things for the Lady Bleu Devils, posting
times of 28:48.10, 28:54.30 and 28:56.33 respectively. The Lady Bleu Devils finished fifth overall,
posting a team time of 2:13:14.92.