FIT Cross Country CSI Development Meet
by Maria Paolillo
(Bronx, NY) The FIT Tigers were at it again for a second go around on the infamous Van Courtland Cross Country Course on Sunday, September 29th in the CSI Development Meet. It was a beautiful day for a race, and the team pulled in their first win of the season! Way to go Tigers!
For her second week in a row Lindsey Schroth, FR, was the first to finish the challenging 6K course for the team. She finished 19th in the field with a time of 25:52. Coming in next was Shannen Gallardo, FR, in a time of 26:09, good for 23rd place. Shannon McIver, FR, came in 28th with a time of 26:45, while Mikalia Macner, FR, wasn’t far behind in 32nd with a 26:59. Kelsey Oglesby, SO, helped round out the top 5 with a time of 27:39, good for 38th place.
Other participants in the fight for the Tigers were Julia Lyons, who came in with a time of 28:32. Kelsey Waters managed to run a 28:56 after coming off a sickness, while Jennifer Roman and Meghan Gaska logged times of 31:34 and 41:17, respectively.