CHARLOTTE -- The College of Charleston's Dena O'Brien finished fourth overall in the Charlotte Invitational cross country meet Friday, and the sophomore's 5-kilometer time of 17 minutes, 11.75 seconds set a women's school record.
The Cougar women placed 12th out of 36 teams. The C of C men finished 10th out of 34 teams. O'Brien bettered the old record of 17:34, set by Micky Kawohl in the 1991 season.
Mariana Garcia had a goal in each half as The Citadel (4-6-1, 2-1) earned a 2-1 Southern Conference women's victory at Chattanooga (5-4-1, 0-3).
Garcia scored in the ninth minute before the Mocs tied it in the 17th. Garcia scored the game-winner in the 61st.
--Samford (4-5-1, 2-0-1) posted a 2-1 overtime victory over the College of Charleston (6-5, 2-1) in a Southern Conference women's game in Birmingham, Ala.
--Samford led 1-0 on an 18th-minute goal, and Alli Brashear equalized for the Cougars in the 56th minute. Sarah Wilkinson's 97th-minute goal ended it for Samford.
Georgia Southern (9-8, 2-0) posted a 3-0 SoCon win at The Citadel (6-8, 0-3). GSU won, 25-18, 25-17, 25-18. The Citadel's Rachael Farrell had 11 kills.