EMMITTSBURG, Md. - Junior Emily Gates clocked a personal-best 5k (cross country) time of 19:26.85 at the season-opening Mount St. Mary's 5k Duals. Gates finished the race 34th overall out of 112 Division I and III athletes. The Mustangs finished eighth in the team standings with a score of 212.
Kathryn Gearhart of Maryland clocked an 18:02.04 to take the individual title, while Hopkins took the team title by one point over Georgetown with a score of 38.
The Mustangs race next on Saturday, September 7, when they host the Shannon Henretty Invitational. The race is set to kick off at 12:30 p.m. on the Greenspring Campus Course.