Hansen Takes Title at Blue Hose Invitational
Friday, October 6, 2006 | by Freshman wins first collegiate race.

NEWBERRY, S.C. - Taylor Hansen took home the individual title with a time of 19:31 at the Blue Hose Invitational on Friday afternoon in Clinton, SC.

Hansen held off Francis Marion's Kelly May by 11 seconds to win the 5K event.  Jennifer Johnson was the next highest Indian finisher at 31st with a time of 22:03.

Newberry will compete at the Erskine Invitational on Thursda.  This will be the last race before the South Atlantic Conference Championships, which will be held on October 21.

Newberry Finishers
1.   Taylor Hansen:     19:31
31.  Jennifer Johnson:  22:03
37.  Heather Warren:    22:29
71.  Paula Leal:        30:38