No. 16 WXC Finishes Second in Season Opener
Smithfield, R.I. - The Boston College women's cross country team scored five members in the top 30, led by senior Moira Kenny's 7th place finish, to come in 2nd overall at the Bryant University Nassaney Race.
Kenny, the Sherman, Conn. native, eclipsed her season best from a year ago with a finish of 18:29.5. The other top five finishers for the Eagles were: Alanna Poretta, Brittany Winslow, Katherine O'Keefe, and Danielle Winslow. BC finished with 104 points overall for the event.
The Harvard Crimson took first overall in the event with five top 10 finishers for a total of 27 points. Brianna Jackucewicz finished first with a time of 18:00.1 for the Crimson.
In her first collegiate meet, redshirt freshman Danielle Winslow finished 29th overall with a time of 19:06.9.
Boston College will be back in action next week at the UMass Invitational in Amherst. Start time is 11 a.m.
Team Totals (Scoring)
1. Harvard - 27 (1,4,5,8,9)
2. Boston College - 104 (7,20,23,25,29)
3. Quinnipiac - 108 (3,13,27,32,33)
4. Brown - 121 (10,12,21,31,47)
5. Sacred Heart - 139 (11,17,28,35,48)
Boston College Results
7. Moira Kenny - 18:29.5
20. Alanna Poretta - 18:58.6
23. Brittany Winslow - 19:02.6
25. Kathy O'Keefe - 19:04.2
29. Danielle Winslow - 19:06.9
36. Sarah Lord - 19:16.1
94. Jacqueline Pollack - 20:43.4
114. Meaghan Anklin - 21:09.9