SBC XC Claims 11th At The ODAC Championships

SBC XC Claims 11th At The ODAC Championships

NORFOLK, Va.- The Sweet Briar College cross country team wrapped up its 2017 season at the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Championships on Saturday morning. Virginia Wesleyan University hosted this year's Championships on its campus in Norfolk. The Vixens finished 11th in the 12-team race, scoring 318 team points.

As she has all season, sophomore Victoria Lawson crossed the line as Sweet Briar's top finisher. Lawson finished 53rd overall and stopped the clock at 27:18.89. Close behind was classmate Jessie Melrose, who traversed the 6-kilometer course in a time of 29:18.64.

The duo of senior Lydia Gullicksen and Alisa Wash paced each other all afternoon, finishing with times of 30:05.49 and 30:10.30, respectively. First-years Madison Harpham and Hannah Marron rounded out the Vixen runners competing on Saturday afternoon.