DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (September 21, 2019) – The Johnson & Wales (Fla.) cross country team opened its 2019 slate at the 17th Annual ASICS Embry-Riddle Classic on Saturday morning.
Over 700 runners took part in this year's classic on Embry-Riddle's campus.
In the men's 8K, freshman Javon St. Firmin recorded a time of 36:23.09 to finish 87th. Fellow freshman Jasen Santerre place 98th with a time of 40:23.21.
JWU will return to action on Friday, Setpember 27, in the Florida Runners Invitational in Lakeland, Florida.
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About JWU Athletics: JWU Athletics is home to more than 150 student-athletes in 11 different sports. Established in 1998, JWU Athletics is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the Sun Conference. Athletic events are held the Wildcat Center and the Miami Shores Recreation Complex (9825 NE 7th Ave., Miami Shores, FL 33138).
About JWU: Founded in 1914, Johnson & Wales University is a private, nonprofit, accredited institution with approximately 13,000 graduate, undergraduate and online students at its four campuses in Providence, Rhode Island; North Miami, Florida; Denver, Colorado; and Charlotte, North Carolina. An innovative educational leader, the university offers degree programs in arts and sciences, business, culinary arts, design and engineering, education, health and wellness, hospitality, nutrition and physician assistant studies. Its unique model integrates arts and sciences and industry-focused education with work experience and leadership opportunities, inspiring students to achieve professional success and lifelong personal and intellectual growth. The university's impact is global, with alumni from 125 countries pursuing careers worldwide. For more information, visit jwu.edu.
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