In her third competition of the 2016 season, Grace Barnett finished less than a minute behind this afternoon's champion at the 2016 ISU Pre-National Invitational
Don Munson visits with All ACC Cross Country performer Grace Barnett.
The Tigers will compete in white division races on Saturday in Terre Haute.
The women's cross country standout excelled against a national field in South Bend.
The Tigers will race in the Notre Dame Invitational on Friday with the meet kicking off at 2:00 p.m.
In her first race of the 2016 season and first competitive race since the 2016 Indoor NCAA Championships, Grace Barnett placed higher than any ACC competitor in the Panorama Farms Invitational
The senior produced a seventh-place finish in her first race of the 2016 season.
Cross country season heats up this weekend at the Panorama Farms Invitational on Friday as 15 schools are scheduled to compete in the race hosted by the Virginia Cavaliers
"It truly has been a dream come true for me."
Micah Williams paced the Tigers once again in the Furman Classic, leading the men to a fifth place finish while Alexa Womack turned in a strong performance to lead the women to a fourth place effort.
The Tigers look to build on runner-up finishes at the Eye Opener Invitational.
The freshman from Spartanburg led Clemson with a fifth-place effort at the Eye Opener Invitational.