McDaniel finishes 10th of 10 team
What: Centennial Conference (CC) championship in women's cross country action
When: Saturday, Oct. 27
Where: Haverford, Pa
THE SKINNY STORY
McDaniel finished 10th out of 10 teams with 307 points.
• Samantha Merkel (Baltimore, Md./Winters Mill) finished 57th with a time of 25:02.3.
FOR THE FOES
• Ellie Clawson led seven Johns Hopkins runners across the line with a time of 21:27.9 to win the race. The Blue Jays captured their 11th straight with a perfect score of 15 points – the first team to pull of that feat in conference history.
THE REST OF THE STORY
• Megan Mesick (Fredericksburg, Va./Chancellor) placed 87th with a time of 26:51.2.
• Julia Murphy (Westminster, Md./Winters Mill) was 104th with a time of 28:28.8.
• Bailey Chapman (Bel Air, Md./Patterson Mill) crossed 108th with a time of 29:17.2.
• Jill Shephard (Monkton, Md./North Harford) finished 109th with a time of 29:35.4.
• Mackenzie Meyer (San Jose, Calif./Pioneer) placed 110th with a time of 30:01.9.
THE INSIDE STORY
• At the 6,000-meter distance, 111 runners competed on the course.
• Samantha Merkel turned in the No. 3 Green Terror time all-time on the course.
• Megan Mesick posted the 10th-best Green Terror time at Haverford.
McDaniel returns to action at the ECAC Championship in Milton, N.Y. on Saturday. Race time is 11 a.m.