MILTON, N.Y. (Oct. 1, 2016) – The USMMA women's cross country team participated in the Ninth Annual MSMC Knight Invitational on Saturday, hosted by Mount St. Mary College up in Orange County, N.Y. The Mariners came in sixth place at the event out of 21 teams that scored. Merchant Marine notched 199 points in the meet.
A pair of freshman were the first two across the finish line for the Mariners as Anna Lewis (Lakehead, Calif.) came in 15th place in the 6K race in 27:01 and Alyssa DeGuzman (Stafford, Va.) placed 22nd with a time of 27:53. Junior Mache' Mason (Dallas, Texas) ran a 29:03, which was good for 45th place.
Sophomores Erica Lawlor (Stafford, Conn.) and Monica Keeley (West Hartford, Conn.) rounded out the scorers for USMMA, as Lawlor came in 57th place in 29:48 and Keeley placed 75th with a time of 30:46.
All of the Mariner finishes at the event are listed below. For the complete results from the MSMC Knight Invite, click here.
Up next, the Mariners travel up to Westfield, Mass., next Saturday, Oct. 8, to participate in the James Early Invitational, hosted by Westfield State.
Women's 6K Race
Pl. (Pts) Name Time
15 (14) Anna Lewis 27:01
22 (21) Alyssa DeGuzman 27:53
45 (44) Mache' Mason 29:03
57 (52) Erica Lawlor 29:48
75 (68) Monica Keeley 30:46
106 (93) Brennis Dulaney 33:25
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