STEVENSON, Md. - Senior Patrick Watson took first place at the Shannon Henretty Invitational, held on the Greenspring Campus, with an 8k time of 25:55.00. This was Watson's first career cross country victory. The host Mustangs, who swept first through seventh place in the individual standings, took the team title with a score of 15 (lowest possible).
Senior Nikita Kulick finished less than a second below his time at last year's edition of the meet with a time of 27:34.52, giving him second place. Senior Iddriss Iddriss took third overall with a 28:25.47.
Freshman Johnathan Womack placed fourth in his collegiate 8k debut with a time of 30:17.87, while sophomore Taylor Farnsworth clocked a 30:19.30 to take fifth and complete the team score for the Mustangs.
The Mustangs will have next weekend off before competing in the Elizabethtown Short Course Invite, held at the Union Canal Tunnel Park, on Friday, September 20 at 5:45 p.m.