Dowling women’s cross country took a 5th place finish at the SUNY Purchase College Invitational to open up their 2011 season. Marissa Schoeps
was the top finisher for the Golden Lions, placing 3rd with a time of 22:06.3.
Next in line for Dowling was senior Jeanine Encizo
, who earned a 19th place finish in a time of 23:59.4. Close behind was Annie Vincenti
, crossing the finish line in 25:16.9, good for 27th. Erika Bailey
placed 41st with a time of 26:31.0 while Regina Musgrove
rounded out the pack in 46th place, finishing in 26:57.1.
As a team, the Golden Lions earned 136 points while the 4th place finisher, Purchase College, narrowly beat Dowling by just 2 points. Mount Saint Mary earned the team victory with 33 points.
Dowling is back on the course this weekend as they race in the C.W. Post Invitational.
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