Cardinals host Gophers in 2010 CUA Invite

Cardinals host Gophers in 2010 CUA Invite

WASHINGTON – The CUA women’s cross country team went up against conference foe Goucher on Saturday in the 2010 CUA Invitational.  The Cardinals fell to the Gophers by a score of 25-31 as Goucher took the top three spots.  Camelia Mayfield was CUA’s top finisher with a time of 25:19.60, good for fourth place overall.

Other Cardinals that placed in the top-ten included Madeline Cronan, who finished fifth with a time of 25:58.20, Meghan Dietzler, who placed sixth in a time of 26:22.40, Laura Kinley, who crossed in 26:58.60 and placed seventh, Keely Eckberg, who placed ninth with a time of 27:20.00, and Jessica Breen, who finished in 27:45.70 and placed tenth.

Jamie Dalgleish, who placed 12th with a time of 28:41.00, Madeline Holtz (13), Kathryn Crawford (14), Katherine McQuinn (15) and Kristen Rayfield (16) rounded out the Cardinals lineup.

Goucher’s Kelsey Myette was first individually with a time of 23:56.10, while Hadley Couraud was second as she finished in 25:13.00.

CUA will return to the trail on Saturday, October 9 when the Cardinals compete at the First Generation College Bound, Inc. 5K in Laurel, Md.  Race time is set for 9:00 AM.