FREDERICK, Md. – Carinna Powell (Chesapeake Beach, Md./Northern) finished 39th to lead McDaniel at the Hood Cross Country Open in women's cross country action on Saturday.
Time and Score:
- The Green Terror finished 10th of 14 teams at the meet with 233 points. A total of 119 runners competed at the 6,000-meter distance. Grove City won the meet with 21 points.
Heads of the Class:
- Carinna Powell turned in a time of 26:23 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 50th (27:16).
- Sarah Lighter (Olney, Md./Good Counsel) finished 60th (27:57).
- Lucy Benson (Wilmington, Del./Sanford) finished 79th (29:47)
- Jill Shephard (Monkton, Md./North Harford) finished 86th (30:15)
Top of Her Game: The following athletes turned in their personal best 6K time at the meet:
- Carinna Powell bettered her previous best time by 10 seconds.
- Steph Becker bettered her previous best time by 1 minute, 52 seconds.
- Sarah Lighter bettered her previous best time by 24 seconds.
- Jill Shephard bettered her previous best time by 1 minute, 46 seconds.
- Mable Buchanan (Westminster, Md./North Carroll) bettered her previous best by one second.
Making the List: The following athletes turned in a top-10 all-time Green Terror time on the course.
- Carinna Powell ranks third (26:23).
- Steph Becker ranks fifth (27:16).
- Sarah Lighter ranks seventh (27:57).
- Lucy Benson ranks 10th (29:47).
The Best of the Rest: The following also competed at the event:
- Mable Buchanan finished 87th (30:18)
Next Up: The Green Terror is back in action at the Centennial Conference Championship hosted by Haverford on Saturday, Oct. 29 beginning at 11 a.m.