LAKELAND, Fla. (September 28, 2018) – Running at the same venue as the season-opening Holloway Park Invitational, Rollins women's cross country showed huge drops in time and took seventh at the FLrunners.com Invitational.
Rollins totaled 174 points, just 15 back of sixth place warner and 23 behind Keiser.
Sinead McDonald led the Tars with a 37th place finish among the 60 entered runners. The senior stopped the clock at 24:40 in sweltering temperatures Friday evening.
Meg Bespolka returned from injury to take 46th place with a time of 27:23. Aby Wong was right on her heels in 47th place, clocking 27:24; nearly 90 seconds faster than her time on the same course in early September.
Alex Lichtner improved her time by nearly six full minutes from the last time the Tars were at Holloway Park, finishing 50th in 28:57.
Rollins is back in action Saturday, October 6 at the Disney Classic at the ESPN Wide World of Sports.