DOYLESTOWN, Pa. - Junior Kelly Winklbauer finished fifth overall with a 6k time of 23:27.7 at the Middle Atlantic Conference Cross Country Championships, hosted by Delaware Valley. Winklbauer's fifth place finish, which earned her First Team All-MAC honors, is the highest by an any runner in a conference championship in program history.
The Mustangs took seventh overall out of 16 schools with a team score of 147.
Sophomore Achol Odolla earned a spot on the All-MAC Second Team after finishing 17th overall with a time of 24:19.7.
Freshman Emily Gates made her MAC Championship debut with a 6k time 24:55.9, which gave her 31st overall. Gates was just .8 seconds away from earning a spot on the All-MAC Third Team.
Freshman Chloe O'Hara ran a 27:37.3 for the Mustangs.
Veronica Wheeler of DeSales won the individual MAC Championship with a time of 21:54.2. Misericordia took the team title by 46 points over Messiah with a score of 51.
The Mustangs compete next at the NCAA Division III Mid-East Championships, held at Big Spring High School in Newville, Pa., on Saturday, November 11. The meet is being hosted by Dickinson.