Four from UNCG Women’s Track Record Personal Bests at Liberty Open

Four from UNCG Women’s Track Record Personal Bests at Liberty Open
(Posters note:I ran that mountain at Liberty back when there was no indoor or outdoor track…Turned in 32:41 five-miler on a cold December day, back in 1979)…Back then we called it Candler’s Mountain Road…Two and a-half miles out, and two and a-half miles back….

LYNCHBURG, VA. – The UNC Greensboro (UNCG) women’s track team sent a small group to the Liberty Open on Saturday at the Liberty Indoor Track Complex.

Four posted personal best times during the meet.

Juniors Bella Manfre and Emma Berrier saw career best times in the mile. Manfre led the way for the Spartans with a 27th-place finish out of 84 competitors, clocking in a time of 5:29.56, cutting three seconds off her previous time. Berrier placed 44th with her time of 5:41.68. This bested her previous personal best time by 13 seconds.

Junior Madison McMasters ran a personal best time of 1:10.43, finishing 59th in the 400-meter run.

Sophomore Chelsea Valdivia-Rizo rounded out the Spartans who ran personal best times. She finished 58th out of 82 competitors in the 200-meter run, clocking in a time of 28.66-seconds.

Up Next
The Spartans are scheduled to compete at the JDL College Team Challenge on Thursday, February 8 at the JDL Fast Track. They will also travel to Lynchburg, Va. to compete in the two-day Darius Dixon Memorial Invitational from February 9-10.


Mile – out of 84

27. Bella Manfre – 5:29.56 PR

42. Camille Carlson – 5:39.82

44. Emma Berrier – 5:41.68 PR

46. Kaitlyn Harrison – 5:43.97

400m – out of 68

48. Peyton Wilson – 1:06.32

59. Madison McMasters – 1:10.43 PR

800m – out of 88

24. Shay Soukup – 2:27.72

35. Serena Henderson – 2:31.36

200m – out of 82

58. Chelsea Valdivia-Rizo – 28.66 PR

61. Peyton Wilson – 28.94

64. Kiarrah Williams – 29.14

75. Naomi Pridgen – 30.81

Courtesy of Denise Archetto
Assistant Athletic Director For Strategic Communications
UNC Greensboro