Women's Cross Country

Powell finishes 11th

Carinna Powell (c) 2016 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Carinna Powell (c) 2016 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

TOWSON, Md. – Carinna Powell (Chesapeake Beach, Md./Northern) finished 11th to lead McDaniel at the Goucher Cross Country Classic in women's cross country action on Saturday.

Time and Score:

  • The Green Terror finished third of five teams at the meet with 95 points. A total of 51 runners competed at the 6,000-meter distance. Stevenson won the meet with 43 points.

Heads of the Class:

  • Carinna Powell turned in a time of 28:19.8 to lead McDaniel in the race.

Five of a Kind: The following athletes rounded out the scoring five at the meet:

  • Steph Becker (New Oxford, Pa./New Oxford) finished 15th (29:40.7).
  • Sarah Lighter (Olney, Md./Good Counsel) finished 16th (30:02.5).
  • Mable Buchanan (Westminster, Md./North Carroll) finished 26th (32:24.9)
  • Lucy Benson (Wilmington, Del./Sanford) finished 27th (32:28.8)

Top of Her Game: The following athletes turned in their best 6K time of the season at the meet:

  • Mollie Murphy's (Short Hills, N.J./Millburn) time of 33:02.2 was 46 seconds better than her previous best.

The Best of the Rest: The following also competed at the event:

Next Up: The Green Terror is back in action at the Hood Invitational on Saturday beginning at 10 a.m.