FREDERICK, Md. – The St. Mary’s College of Maryland women’s cross country team continued its season at the Hood College Invitational hosted by Hood College Saturday morning (Oct.19).  

 The Basics

  • Place – 7th of 13/208 points
  • Location –  Utica Park – Frederick, Md.

St. Mary’s Top 5 Finishers

  • Marie Lewis was the first Seahawk to cross the finish line as she ran a 26:17.0 and finished 45th overall. 
  • Isobel Hermans returned from injury and was the second Seahawk to cross the finish line. Overall, Hermans finished 50th by running a 26:39.8. 
  • Grace Dillingham ran a 26:43.5 for 53rd overall and was the third runner from St. Mary’s College to finish.
  • Amy Forsbacka finished in 64th place by running 27:43.1.
  • Dana Barbakoff rounded out the top five for the Seahawks in 78th place with a time of 29:07.1.

 Other Race Highlights

  • Meggan Grams won the overall meet with a time of 21:43.8. 
  • Eastern University won the overall meet with a team score of 28.   

Seahawk Finishers (135 runners)45. Marie Lewis50. Isobel Hermans53. Grace Dillingham64. Amy Forsbacka78. Dana Barbakoff 

Up Next For the Seahawks 

  • Nov. 2 at CAC Championships – York College of Pennsylvania | 11:00 A.M.| York, Pa.

FacebookStMarysAthletics | Instagram: @smcseahawks, @smcm_xc

Twitter: @smcseahawks, @SMCMXC | Hashtags: #SweepTheSheds, #GoHawks

David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor

David M. Higgins was born in Baltimore and grew up in Southern Maryland. He has had a passion for journalism since high school. After spending many years in the Hospitality Industry he began working in...