Kate Svensen Wins Individual Title At Stony Brook Season Opener

Kate Svensen Wins Individual Title At Stony Brook Season Opener

Kate Svensen Wins Individual Title At Stony Brook Season Opener

 

STONY BROOK, N.Y. – Senior Kate Svensen won her first individual cross country title Saturday, winning the Stony Brook Season Opener as the SHU women's cross country team opened its 2017 season.

Svensen bested a field of 32 other competitors in the 4k race in 13:50.4. Freshman Bonnie Wilder was the second Pioneer to cross the finish line, taking 16th place in her collegiate debut with a time of 15:02.2. Sophomore Delaney Kimball was 19th in 15:15.6, with Gabrielle Vega (24th – 15:31.7) and Kelly Arsenault (26th – 15:35.5) rounding out the SHU scoring group.

The Pioneers were fourth as a team behind Stony Brook, Fordham, and Quinnipiac.

SHU next competes at the UMass Invitational on Sept. 9.