Morgan Turner
Morgan Turner


Lincolnton, N.C.

High School:



Men's and Women's Cross Country Place Sixth at SoCon Championships

Mara Smith named to the All-SoCon Second Team; Breaks her own school record in the 5K.


Cross Country Teams Travel to SoCon Championships

The men's and women's cross country teams head to Charleston, S.C. for the 2011 Southern Conference Men's and Women's Cross Country Championships held at the Trophy Lakes course.


Cross Country's Mara Smith Runs School Record in 5000m

Men's and women's teams finish in the top six.


Cross Country Travels to the 2011 Royal Cross Country Challenge

WCU will compete with 20 teams, including three from the SoCon.

2009 Cross Country Results:

Date Event Time (Finish)
09/14 WCU Invitational 12:39.38 (17)
09/19 Winthrop/Asics Invite 19:48.33 (28)
10/02 Charlotte Invitational 19:05.04 (46)
10/16 Blue Ridge Open 20:09.08 (90)
10/31 SoCon Championships 19:27.04 (31)
11/14 NCAA Regionals 23:33.86 (159)

High School: Four-year letterwinner at Lincoln High School... Won two time North Carolina State Champion in the 3200-meter run in 2007 and 2008... Claimed the North Carolina State Title in the 800-meter run (2:21) during her senior season...Finished her career as the school's record holder in the 800-meter run (2:21), the 1600-meter run (5:25), the 3200-meter run (11:30) and the 5K cross country event in a time of 18:44... Also played varsity basketball and soccer... Coached by Jeff Cloninger.

Personal: Full name is Morgan Leigh Turner ... Daughter of Darren and Connie Turner.

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