Connecticut College Places 8th at 42 Team UMass Dartmouth Invitational
Ariana Beers Named to All-Invitational Team for Camels
NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass.-Ariana Beers (Fayetteville, N.Y.) posted a time of 19:12 to place 26th overall and finish among the top 25 collegiate finishers, leading the Connecticut College women's cross country team to an eighth place finish and score of 219 points at the 42 team UMass Dartmouth 5k Invitational Saturday. results .
Beers earned a spot on the All-Invitational team in just her second week of collegiate action.
Emily Winter (Easton, Conn.) finished 63rd in the race with a time of 19:55. Senior Michelle Wesley (Millwood, N.Y.) completed the course in 20 minutes flat, placing 69th overall. Nicole Adam (Cheshire, Conn.) checked in with a time of 20:03 in 71st place for the Camels.
Anna Laurence (Newton, Mass.) posted a time of 20:11 in 91st place. Sophomore Heather Rochford (Red Bank, N.J.) was 134th overall with a time of 20:48. Amy Klopp (Monroe, Conn.) posted a time of 21:01 in 158th place to round out the top seven.
In the sub-varsity race, the Camels had some positive results. Caroline Leonard (Hingham, Mass.) finished in 33rd place with a time of 20:57 while senior Merry Byrne (Brookside, N.J.) completed the course in 21 minutes flat to place 37th overall.
September 15, 2012