Kelly leads the way for Fitchburg State
Dartmouth, Mass. – The Fitchburg State University women's cross country team returned to action this weekend, competing in the 2018 Corsair Cross Country Invitational on the campus of UMass Dartmouth this morning.
Score: 39th Place, 1,095 points
How It Happened
Fitchburg State was paced by senior Amy Kelly (Stoughton, Mass./Stoughton), who placed 61st overall with a time 19:57.6 over the 5k course, while freshman Savannah Wojcik (Belchertown, Mass./Belchertown) crossed the finish line with a time of 24:03.3
Senior Jennifer Desilvestre (Beverly, Mass./Beverly) was next to enter the chute for the Falcons with a time of 25:18.2, while newcomer Nyasia Torres (Fitchburg, Mass./Fitchburg) following with a time of 25:31.5. Sophomore Rebbecca O'Brien (Methuen, Mass./Woburn) rounded out the top efforts for the Green and Gold, tuning in a time of 28:01.0
Inside the Numbers
Fitchburg State finished 27th overall at last year's UMass Dartmouth Invitational after amassing 730 points.
The Judges of Brandeis University won the meet with a total of 56 points
Brandeis senior Emily Bryson (Quincy, Mass./North Quincy) took top honors at the 2018 Corsair Cross Country Invite with a time of 17:54.6.
The Falcons will compete at the 2018 Purple Valley Invitational next Saturday at Mount Greylock High School for a meet starting at 10:00 AM.