WOMEN'S CROSS COUNTRY OPENS SEASON AT SPIDER ALUMNI INVITATIONAL

Meet: Spider Alumni Open
Location: Mechanicsville, Va. (Pole Green Park)
Distance: 2 miles
Team Scoring: 1-Richmond 25, 2-William & Mary 31, 3-George Mason 98, 4-VCU 100 

The short story: VCU's women placed fourth in the 2-mile race with an average time of 12:05.66. The Rams were lead by Sophomore Delaney Savedge, who finished 15th overall.

THE FINISH LINE

QUOTABLE
"I'm pretty sure many of them improved on their times from last year for this meet, so it just lets me know that we're going in the right direction as far as the season goes, and just continuing to develop as athletes, so I'm excited.  I'm excited to see what happens at the next meet as we keep progressing."

UP NEXT
The Rams head to Williamsburg, Va. on Saturday, Sept. 15 to compete in the William & Mary XC Invitational.