Photo by Robert Cifone
WOMEN'S RESULTS | MEN'S RESULTS
EDINBORO, Pa. --- Carlow University men's and women's cross
country teams kicked of their seasons at the Doug Watts Distance
Gala Saturday, hosted by Edinboro University.
The field consisted of primarily NCAA DII and DIII schools, with
Carlow being the only NAIA institution that attended the meet.
The women's team placed 9th of 11 teams with an
average time of 28:05 for the 6k race.
Larissa Kijowski (JR/Dayton, Pa.) picked up the
top time for the Celtics, finishing 13th of 120 runners
with a personal best 6k time of 24:35.
Amanda Espy (JR/Oil City, Pa.), Rachel
Jones (SO/Holbrook, Pa.), and freshmen Caroline
Stevens (Oil City, Pa.) and Bailey
Rohm (Uniontown, Pa.) rounded out the top five for
the Celtics, finishing with times of 27:22, 28:27, 29:53 and 30:04
Edinboro's Stefanie Parsons won the individual title on the
women's side with a time of 22:26. Seton Hill University earned the
team title with an average time of 23:53 and five top-10
On the men's side, sophomore Evan
Antes (North Versailles, Pa.) and junior
Joseph Palmieri (Pittsburgh, Pa.) finished
for the Celtics in the 71-man field.
Antes finished in 33:41 and Palmieri came in at 34:07 in the 8k
Edinboro's Colton Cassel won the individual title for the men's
race, finishing in 26 min. flat. Edinboro swept the team title as
well, with six runners finishing in the top 10 with an average time
Carlow travels to the Lock Haven University invitational
Saturday, Sept. 21.
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