The Emerson Lions Women's Cross Country Team came in seventh place out of 19th at the Suffolk Invitational on Friday at Franklin Park in Massachusetts. Emerson was paced by Senior Chelsea Swift, who placed 22nd overall and had a time of 22:06 in the 5K race. Taylor Ranney and Madison Lynch came in second and third for the Lions, finishing 35th and 36th respectively. Ranney finished with a time of 22:24 and Lynch came in with a time of 22:26. Jeannette Mooney and Jessica Mann were close behind the pairing of Ranney and Lynch. Mooney placed 42nd with a time of 22:40 and Mann finished in 45th with a time 22:52. Sara Crocco and Carolyn Mooney were the last two Lions to finish, coming in 104th and 111th. Crocco had a time of 26:29 and Mooney had a time of 27:30.
The Lions next race will be the NEWMAC Championships on October 27th, hosted by Smith College.