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
- Savedge finished with a time of 11:48.9.
- Senior Kathleen Gardner, and Sophomore Ashley Brown placed 17th and 18th respectively, with just 5.5 seconds separating the two.
- Sophomore Judith White placed 24th with a time of 12:24.7.
- Senior Courtney Holleran placed 26th with a time of 12:25.4.
- Lindsay Seeley and Ashley Greenlee finished 27th and 28th, respectively.
"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."
The Rams head to Williamsburg, Va. on Saturday, Sept. 15 to compete in the William & Mary XC Invitational.