WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. – The Bears topped Merchant Marine 20-41 at the Purple Valley Invitational securing a valuable point towards the Superintendents Trophy.
In the 6k race Coast Guard finished in 13th place scoring 397 points. Williams was the top team finishing with 39 points.
Junior Jennifer Haley was the next finisher (80th place) in 25:48.7. Senior Andrea Barrameda (25:58.5) and Sophomore Emily Cox (27:00.6) rounded out the scoring for the Bears finishing in 82nd place and 97th place respectively.
In the 5k race where Coast Guard battled Merchant Marine, freshman Nina Ragle crossed the line in second place in a time of 20:18.2. Sophomore Maral Toukhanian was the next finisher for the Bears (13th place) covering the course 25:21.8.
Coast Guard is back action next weekend, October 3rd, at the Paul Short Invitational hosted by Lehigh.