Cross Country Finishes NJIT Highlander Race; Trigg And Caputo Hit Personal Bests

Cross Country Finishes NJIT Highlander Race; Trigg And Caputo Hit Personal Bests

Newark, NJ- The Brookdale Jersey Blues competed at the NJIT Highlander XC Meet on Saturday October 3rd. 123 runners competed in the men's race. In the 8K race,  sophomore Robert Trigg hit a personal best of (30:09.59), placing 45th, while freshman Daniel Caputo hit a personal best with a time of (30:27.93). Caputo placed 49th.

On the women's side, 150 runners competed in the 5K race. Sophomore Sarah Dzurina ran a PR of (21:47.92), placing 51st. Freshman Hannah Fite ran a (21:59.69), placing 56th, followed by freshman Tierra Hackley in 57th place with a time of (22:07.91). Sophomore Kaleigh Jordan ran a season best of (22:11.11), placing 59th, with sophomore Ana Ventura rounding out the team with a (25:21.95). The women placed 11th out of 20 teams that attended the meet.

 

Brookdale will next compete at the Cougar Chase at Caldwell College on Saturday October 17th.
 
Results of the NJIT Highlander Meet : https://web.njit.edu/~alonso/highlanderXC/Results15.htm