Men’s Cross Country Captures First in Firetower Project

BOONE, N.C. – App State men’s cross country brought home first place in the 8K at the Firetower Project Meet on Friday afternoon at Don Kennedy Fields. 

Through the two races thus far, the Mountaineers have finished second and first, respectively. 

It was a dominating performance with the Black and Gold registering 18 total points. Montreat (83) and Elon rounded out the top three with 85 points. 

Six Mountaineers finished in the top-11, five student-athletes in the top-10 and  multiple PR’s set. 

Daniel Smith continued his strong start to the campaign as he captured a first-place showing with a PR of 25:15.36, surpassing his previous best…