Alum Grace Tinkey Competing at Furman

GREENVILLE, S.C. – 2013 FPD graduate Grace Tinkey continues to be successful at the collegiate level running cross country and track at Furman University in just her first season of competition.

The former Lady Viking posted a third-place finish at the Southern Conference Cross Country Championship in Birmingham on Nov. 2, logging a time of 17:33.

For her accomplishments in the conference meet and throughout her freshman campaign with the Paladins, Tinkey has earned a spot on the All-Conference First Team and All-Conference Freshman Team.

Visit the following links for more information on Tinkey.

Furman Championship Recap

Southern Conference Cross Country Championship Recap

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