The Emerson Women's Cross Country team earned a seventh place finish in the Runnin' Monks Invitational hosted by St. Joseph's College in Maine. Chelsea Swift paced the Lions with a 22:05.4 in the 5K race. Swift finished in 19th place overall. Madison Lynch was not far behind, placing in 21st overall in the race with a time of 22:10.5. Jeannette Mooney finished third for the Lions and 34th overall with a time of 23:26.5. Jessica Mann came in 10 spots later overall than Mooney at 44th, with a time of 23:44.6. Taylor Ranney and Sara Crocco were the last two finishers for Emerson, with Ranney coming in 50th and Crocco coming in 56th. Ranney had a time of 24:29.0 and Crocco had a time of 25:28.3.
The Lions will race again in six days when they take part in the Saints Invitational on October 12th.