Jacobs Claims Individual Title As Bulldogs Finish Fourth

Jacobs Claims Individual Title As Bulldogs Finish Fourth

New London, Conn. – Paced by individual champion, Lara Jacobs (New York, N.Y.), Dean College women's cross country finished fourth at the Mitchell College Invitational on Saturday morning at the Mitchell Woods.

The Lead:
Jacobs' individual victory marks the first in program history as she blazed her way through the 5K layout in just 21:50.8.

The Rundown:

  • Sitaara Muhammad (Brockton, Mass.) finished in 19th place (26:31.6).
  • Marcenzya Melvin (Providence, R.I.) turned in a 27th place effort (28:50.6).
  • Nathalia Minchala (East Patchogue, N.Y.) was right on Melvin's heels in 28th place with a time of 28:50.8.
  • Sherrina Herrera (Bakersfield, Calif.) wrapped up the Bulldog contingent on the course in 48:19.7.

UP NEXT:
Dean is back in action next Saturday when they take part in the Elms College Blazer Invitational at Chicopee State Park.