Ryck Leads GW Women's Cross Country at Salty Dog Invitational
Colonials Finish in Sixth Place
Sept. 14, 2013
ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Graduate student Angela Ryck finished in 23rd place out of 88 runners as the George Washington women's cross country team finished in sixth place out of seven teams at Saturday's Salty Dog Invitational at the United States Naval Academy Golf Club.
Ryck was the top performer for the Colonials for the third week in a row. The reigning Atlantic 10 Performer of the Week navigated the 6,000-meter course in 22:16.94.
Navy won the event with 38 points followed by Maryland (49), American (59), UMBC (106), Loyola (Md.) (113), GW (171) and Howard (219).
Freshman Kirsten Zeller was next across the finish line for the Colonials, running the course in 23:14.53 for 51st place. Freshman Macaulay Porter and sophomore Katie Luker finished back-to-back in 58th and 59th place, respectively. Porter finished in 23:28.13, with Luker right behind in 23:30.26.
The Colonials return to action on October 5 at the Paul Short Invitational in Bethlehem, Pa.