September 25, 2010

Baker paces GSW at Darton Invite

The Georgia Southwestern cross country team finished in second place on Saturday at the Darton Invitational in Dawson. The three-team event, although six schools had runners in the field, was held at Skiles Farm.

Kelsey Baker led the way for GSW, finishing fourth of 24 participants with a time of 22:33.37.

Casi McDonald was right on her heels, crossing the finish line fifth overall in 22:41.24.

GSW placed runners in the 12th-14th spots with Mollie McGowan (24:06.93), Katy York (24:43.52) and Leady Cuellar (25:01.08).

With 19 points, hosts Darton College finished ahead of the Lady 'Canes (48) for the team title.

Bri Badie from Darton crossed the finish line first with a time of 20:40.74.

Southwestern travels to Oxford, Ala. on Saturday, Oct. 9 for the Foothills Invitational hosted by Jacksonville State University beginning at 11 a.m. 
 
Darton Invitational
Skiles Farm
Dawson, Ga.
Sept. 25, 2010

GSW Individual Results
4. Kelsey Baker, 22:33.37
5. Casi McDonald, 22:41.24
12. Mollie McGowan, 24:06.93
13. Katy York, 24:43.52
14. Leady Cuellar, 25:01.08
17. Becky Atkins, 25:57.78

Team Results
1. Darton College (19 pts)
2. GSW (48)
3. South Georgia College (67)

*Other schools with runners in the field: Chipola College, Georgia Military College, Andrew College