PURCHASE, N.Y. -- Sarah Gustavvson finished first, leading the Manhattanville womens cross country team to the title at the second annual Valiant Invitational, recently. The Lady Valiants had five top-10 finishers, scoring 24 points.
Gustavvson covered the 4.43-kilometer course in 18 minutes even. Teammate Kelly Davidson was second, clocking in at 18:57 and Alexis Lanzilloti was fifth, finishing in 19:40. Fox Lane graduate Pilar Mahady was seventh (20:49) and Arame Mbodj, a New Rochelle alumnus, was ninth (21:56).
Though Gustavvson won, she chose to speak about the teams performance first.
The whole team ran really well, Gustavvson said. Being at home was an advantage for us."
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