Women's XC 4th, Men 8th At Season-Opening Seagull Open
Sept. 1, 2012
SALISBURY, Md. - Freshman Erica Canas led the Loyola University Maryland women's cross country team in her first collegiate race, placing 12th at the Seagull Open on Saturday afternoon, helping the Greyhound women to a fourth-place finish in the 6k race.
DJ Puleo was Loyola's top male finisher, taking 15th (27:15) on the 8k course, as the Greyhounds finished eighth as a team.
On the men's side, Patrick Makles finished 42nd in 28:31, while Ryan Blake was 75th in 29:42. Chris O'Brien crossed the line in 84th (30:40), and Giles Mosher was the Greyhounds' No. 5 finisher, placing 89th in 31:01.
For the women, other competitors included Jessica Peters (40th, 24:27), Kellyanne Bondulich (45th, 24:41), Kelly Maguire (46th, 24:42), Alyssa Dorney (54th, 25:08), Calli Pappas (58th, 25:15), Margaret Larkin (73rd, 26:10), Elizabeth Sypek (76th, 26:19) and Christian Bearden (122nd, 28:44).