FREDERICK, Md. – Rebecca Debinski (Sykesville, Md./Century) finished third to lead McDaniel to a fourth-place finish at the Hood College Open in women's cross country action on Saturday.
Time and Score:
- The Green Terror finished fourth with 101 points. A total of 94 runners competed at the 6,000-meter distance. Catholic won the 11-team meet with 55 points.
Head of the Class:
- Rebecca Debinski turned in a time of 24:25.1 to finish first.
Five of a Kind: The following athletes rounded out the Green Terror's finishers:
- Carinna Powell (Chesapeake Beach, Md./Northern) finished 14th (25:50.6)
- Samantha Merkel (Baltimore, Md./Winters Mill) finished 21st (26:46.2)
- Mollie Murphy (Short Hills, N.J./Millburn) finished 32nd (27:43.5)
- Jill Shephard (Monkton, Md./North Harford) finished 52nd (29:22.0)
- Mable Buchanan (Westminster, Md./North Carroll) finished 72nd (32:05.7)
Making the List: The following athletes turned in a top-10 Green Terror time at Utica Park.
- Rebecca Debinski ranks first (24:25.1), posting the best time by 1 minute, 14 seconds.
- Carinna Powell ranks third (25:50.6).
- Samantha Merkel ranks seventh (26:46.2).
- Mollie Murphy ranks 10th (27:43.5).
Next Up: The Green Terror is back in action at the Centennial Conference Championship hosted by Gettysburg on Sunday, Oct. 29, beginning at 11 a.m.