Leavitt, Adam Compete in NCAA Southeast Regional


CHARLOTTE, N.C. – VCU Cross Country runners senior Brenden Leavitt and sophomore Mohamed Adam represented VCU in the NCAA Southeast Regional on Friday afternoon. The event was a 10-kilomter race that  was held in Charlotte, N.C.

Leavitt, who was an All-Atlantic 10 runner, finished in 81st place out 228 student-athletes, with a time of 31:59. The Chesapeake, Va. native has been one of VCU's most consistent runners over the past two seasons.

Only a few seconds later, Adam crossed the finish line with a time of 32:26 he finished in 102nd place in the regional event.

Results from all the NCAA regionals across the country will be compiled and the NCAA will announce at-large bids for the National Championship Race on Monday afternoon. The 2012 National Championship will be held at E.P. Tom Sawyer Park in Louisville, Ky. on Sat. Nov. 17.