Complete Results: Men | Women
EMMITSBURG, Md. – Freshman Hannah Robinson finished 14th overall in her first collegiate cross country race and classmate Nick Masiello led the men's team, as St. Bonaventure opened the 2011 season at the Mount St. Mary's 5k Duals on Friday.
Robinson completed the 5,000 meter course in just 19:27.15 to guide the Bonnies to a fifth place showing, ahead of A-10 rival George Washington, among six teams.
Fellow first years Emily Steves (19:45.60) and Sarah Mars (19:52.26) placed 22nd and 24th overall, respectively. Former women's lacrosse player Catie Greene (20:49.66) and freshman Taylor Greene (no relation, 21:31.66) rounded out the Bonnies' top five.
On the men's side, Masiello paced SBU with a clocking of 16:18:31 that earned 42nd in his first to lead a crop of freshmen in the Bona top five. Classmate Harley Thompson (16:37.97) was 57th with Steven Kibbe (16:49.38) two spots back. Nick Taylor (17:45.52) and Dan Myers (18:07.84) completed the youth movement as the fifth-place Bonnies also finished ahead of conference rival GW.
St. Bonaventure returns to action Sept. 17 at the UB Stampede Invitational in Buffalo, N.Y.