Women’s Cross Country Places 10th at UMass Dartmouth Invite

Women’s Cross Country Places 10th at UMass Dartmouth Invite

NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. – The Connecticut College women's cross country team placed 10th among 40 scoring programs at the UMass Dartmouth Invitational on Saturday morning.

For the second straight meet, freshman Meredith Cronin (Foxboro, Mass.) led the Camels by placing 23rd overall among 299 runners and navigating a 5,000-meter circuit in 19:15.13. Junior Eva Brydson (Cape Elizabeth, Maine) finished 57th in 19:47.1, while senior Grace Sheeran (Medina, Wash.) was 76th after hitting the tape in 20:01.8. Sophomore Hannah Noyes (Vinalhaven, Maine) placed 81st in 20:04.3, and freshman Tarvis Hintlian (Winchester, Mass.) crossed the line in 20:36.3 to round out the team's top five.

Assumption won the team title with 56 points by placing three runners in the top 10, while New England College's Abby Shafer won the individual crown in 17:53.1.

In addition, the Camels had a group of student-athletes compete in the subvarsity race. Sophomore Jamie Dee (Bedford, N.H.) paced the group by notching a time of 22:24.5.

Connecticut College will next trek to Lehigh to compete at the prestigious Paul Short Run on Friday, Sept. 29.

Final Team Standings (Top 10)

1. Assumption 56; 2. Trinity 87; 3. Brandeis 99; 4. Holy Cross 153; 5. New Paltz State 251; 6. Salisbury 264; 7. Salve Regina 302; 8. Springfield 324; 9. Worcester State 334; 10. Connecticut College 335.

Connecticut College Results (Varsity Race - 5k)

23. Meredith Cronin 19:15.3; 57. Eva Brydson 19:47.1; 76. Grace Sheeran 20:01.8; 81. Hannah Noyes 20:04.3; 112. Tarvis Hintlian 20:36.3; 154. Elizabeth Hensley 21:23.3; 182. Caitlin Teare 21:50.8.

Connecticut College Results (Subvarsity Race – 5k)

61. Jamie Dee 22:24.5; 62. Amelia Crawford 22:25.3; 63. Riley Peragine 22:31.2; 71. Casey Sullivan 22:45; 85. Callahan Wilde 23:05.4; 86. Leila Alfaro 23:08.9; 101. Miya Cohen 24:03.9; 115. Aliah Murray 25:02.5; 132. Diana Boyer 26:28.6.