NORTH DARTMOUTH, MASS.--(9/17/11)--Coast Guard posted a second place finish at the 39th Annual UMass Dartmouth Cross Country Invitational, which ties the teams best finish at this meet in school history.
MIT won the meet with 25 points. The Bears secured the 2nd place finish with 109 points edging out two top 10 ranked schools in the New England Region - #7 Wellesley College (3rd with 114 points) and #10 Brandeis University (4th with 148 points).
Coast Guard placed three runners in the top 20 among a field of over 200 runners. Freshman Beth Gollin was the Bears top finisher securing 8th place running 18:40. Junior Sarah Blatt and freshman Ellie Wu finished next covering the 5k course in 19:14 and 19:17 placing 15th and 19th respectively.
Also in scoring place was sophomore Meghan Kalinowski at 31st with a time of 19:33 and freshman Cameo Ulbricht at 38th finishing in 19:44.
Next Saturday, Coast Guard will travel to Williamstown, Mass. to compete to the Williams College Purple Valley Classic hosted at Mt. Greylock High School.
November 12, 2011 Bears Place 13th at N.E. Championship
November 5, 2011 Bears Place 14th at ECAC's
November 4, 2011 Trio of Bears Named to All-Academic team
October 31, 2011 Gollin Earns All-NEWMAC; Bears Place Third
October 15, 2011 Bears Place 8th at Conn. Invite
October 8, 2011 Bears Win Earley Invitational
September 24, 2011 Bears Place 9th at Williams
September 20, 2011 Bears Earn Regional Ranking
September 17, 2011 Bears Place Second at UMass Dartmouth Invite
September 10, 2011 Gollin Wins Smith Invitational