April 5, 2011

Maxwell, Norris Continue Spring Tune-Up's

Maxwell Sets Personal Best In 1500

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Both Andrea Maxwell and Jon Norris, members of the Saint Leo men's and women's cross country teams, continued to prepare for their upcoming 2011 championship season, as both competed in the 2011 Florida Relays hosted by the University of Florida.

Jon Norris, who has been participating in multiple track events during his training sessions, has developed a strong showing in the 5000 Meter run. At the Florida Relays, Norris broke the tape with a time of 15:51.66.

Meanwhile his counterpart, Maxwell, continues to improve each time she hits the track. One of the top up and coming female runners in the SSC, Maxwell set a personal record in the 1500 Meter run as she closed the race with a time of 4:52.97.

Both Maxwell and Norris will now compete in the Distance Carnival Invite in Tampa, Fla. on Friday, April 8.

Stay up-to-date with SaintLeoLions.com on all of the cross country team's activities throughout their spring exhibition season.