MARCY, N.Y. – The Morrisville State College women's cross country team opened the 2016 season Saturday on the road at SUNY Polytechnic for a short course invitational, finishing 10th overall as a team with 282 points.
Raylene Wade (Red Creek, N.Y.) paced the Mustangs with a 19:05 time in the 4K race, finishing in 30th overall.
Mikayla Solloway (Sherburne, N.Y.) and Maria Miner (Liverpool, N.Y.) each crossed the finish line in 21:44 to place 57th and 58th, respectively, before Maura Conlon (Marcy, N.Y.) crossed in 64th with a time of 22:40.
Marie Temara (Camillus, N.Y.) rounded out team scoring with a time of 27:37, finishing 73rd overall.
Morrisville State returns to the courses next Saturday, traveling to the SUNY Cobleskill Fighting Tiger Invitational.
Morrisville State College's curricula are enriched with applied learning and pave the way for opportunity at both the Morrisville and Norwich campuses. An action-oriented, interactive learning lab, the college is a national leader in technology and has been lauded for its exemplary, innovative and effective community service programs.
The college was ranked among the Best Regional Colleges in the North by U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges 2016 issue and was also recognized in the Top Public Schools, Regional Colleges North in the 2016 Best Colleges rankings. For more information about Morrisville State College, visit www.morrisville.edu.