OLD WESTBURY, NY – The University of the District of Columbia women's cross country team finished 8th of nine teams with a total score of 244 at the East Coast Conference Championship meet on Saturday, October 21st at New York Institute of Technology.
The Firebirds' total time was 2:07:51.40 and their average time was 25:34.28, which was good enough to beat the University of Bridgeport (2:19:43.50, 27:56.70).
Senior Dabrin Snorton paced the Firebirds with a time of 24:09.39 – just 12 seconds shy of her season-best time ran two weeks ago at Delaware State. She placed 56th overall out of 79 runners.
The fourth finisher for UDC was senior Shayna Hodge, who was only 21 seconds shy of her season best time as she came in at 26:25.53 to place 68th overall. Rounding out the top-five finishers for UDC was freshman Aisha Dozier in 27:01.45 to place 72nd.
This concludes the Firebirds' 2017 cross country season.