Cross Country Teams Open Season With Bowdoin Invitational

Cross Country Teams Open Season With Bowdoin Invitational

BRUNSWICK, Maine – The Bowdoin College men's cross country team placed second while the women took fourth at the season-opening Bowdoin Invitational on Saturday.

Men's Meet Highlights

  • Bowdoin finished with 60 team points to trail Colby, who won the race with the top four finishers and 21 points in the six-team field.
  • The Polar Bears' placed three in the top-ten to edge Coast Guard, led by Andrew Meredith's fifth-place showing (26:49.50) in the 8K race.
  • Luca Ostertag-Hill was seventh (26:58.30) and Ted Fuell finished eighth (27:14.50) for Bowdoin.
  • Brooks Peters (12th, 27:36.20) and Ryan Supple (30th, 28:36.20) rounded out the Polar Bear scorers.

Women's Meet Highlights

  • The Polar Bear women totaled 99 points to finish in fourth spot behind only the Coast Guard (37), Wellesley (73) and Tufts (85) in the eight-team field.
  • Delaney Bullock led the way for Bowdoin with a fourth-place showing, covering the 6K course in 23:17.50.
  • Claire Wolff also captured a top-20 finish (19th, 23:56.40), Leila Trummel took 21st (24:00.20), and Anne McKee took 25th (24:14.60).
  • Erin Hollenbaugh rounded out the top-five Polar Bears with a 31st-place showing in 24:41.30.

Up Next

  • The Polar Bears will return to action in two weeks, at the Maine State Meet hosted by Colby on October 5.