SHELBYVILLE, Ind. (Women's Cross Country) – The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College women's cross country team took Blue River Memorial Park by storm for the 2017 Sodexo Grizzly Invite hosted by Franklin College on Saturday. The Pomeroys came away with first place to the tune of 32 points with an average run time of 21:27.61.
Franklin College took second place with 43 points and an average run time of 22:02.04. Thomas More College came in third place with a score of 69 and an average run time of 23:56.40. Mount St. Joseph University pulled up the rear in fourth place with a score of 87 and an average run time of 25:00.01.
SMWC featured four runners in the top 10 of the meet. Breanna Barger placed the highest of the Pomeroys in second with a time of 20:31.52. Barger was followed by Cheyenne Wright in fourth place with a time of 20:45.54 and Kendyll Schulz in sixth place with a time of 21:09.94. Corrissa Proctor rounded out Saint Mary-of-the-Woods top 10 list as she placed eighth with a time 21:59.95.
Krista Robinson of Franklin claimed first place with a time of 20:26.34.
SMWC will compete again on Friday, Sept. 15 as they travel to the Indiana Intercollegiate Cross Country meet in West Lafeyette, Ind. The meet start time is set for 3:30 p.m.