Turnage Leads Coast Guard at ECAC Championship

Junior Bonny Turnage
Junior Bonny Turnage

WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. – Junior Bonny Turnage earned a 39th place finish pacing the Bears to an 11th place finish at the ECAC Championships hosted by Williams.

Tufts won the meet with 45 points placing three runners in the top ten. Coast Guard had 341 points with all five runners in the top 100.

Junior Bonny Turnage covered the 6k course in 24:34.03 while senior Andrea Barrameda was the second runner for the Bears in 55th place in a time of 24:54.65.

The third harrier across the line for Coast Guard was Rachel Burchill in 70th place and a time of 25:07.68.

The final two finishers for the Bears were senior Melissa Keeley (25:26.68) and sophomore Maral Toukhanian  (25:45.68) finishing in 84th and 100th place respectively.

Coast Guard is back in action next weekend when they compete at the New England Division III Championships at Harkness Park hosted by Conn. College.