FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

October 9, 2010

 

KATIE DESROSIERS PLACES 25th AS ANCHORWOMEN FINISH EIGHTH AT
JAMES EARLY INVITATIONAL

Westfield, MA-Senior Katie Desrosiers (Warwick, RI) placed 25th (311 competitors) with a time of 19:56.18 to lead the Rhode Island College women’s cross country team to an eighth place (31 teams) finish at the James Earley Invitational hosted by Westfield State.

 

 

 Senior Katie Desrosiers

 

The Anchorwomen totaled a score of 262. Vassar won the meet with a score of 28.

 

Freshman Chelsea Marshall (New Bedford, MA) placed 54th with a time of 20:35.13. Junior Brittany Richer (Woonsocket, RI) placed 56th with a time of 20:38.58.

 

Senior Brooke Iby (Dracut, MA) placed 60th with a time of 20:48.56. Senior Jamie Nunes (Lincoln, RI) placed 107th with a time of 21:42.71. Senior Kaitlin Geagan (Mansfield, MA) placed 121st with a time of 21:57.99.

 

 

 Senior Brooke Iby

 

Junior Justyna Barlow (Foster, RI) placed 218th with a time of 24:19.31. Junior Kayleigh Smith (Cumberland, RI) placed 222nd with a time of 24:25.45.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will compete at Eastern Connecticut on Saturday, Oct. 16.

 

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