Cross Country Teams Open Season in Alabama Sep 19, 2009

  TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- The LSU men’s and women’s cross country teams kicked-off their seasons Friday night at the Crimson Classic, with the women’s team finishing eighth and the men’s team finishing 10th.   Leading the LSU women was senior Katie Hamel, who posted a 21st place finish with a time of 18:43.50 over the 5K course.   On the men’s side, the Tigers were led by Cullen Doody, who finished 44th with a time of 26:52.30 over the 8K course.