Montgomery Sets School Record at Wilmington

FULL RESULTS

225-montgomery-wilmWILMINGTON, OHIO – Senior Ryann-Rebecca Montgomery set a new school record and finished second in a field of 397 runners at the #JennaStrong Fall Classic at Wilmington College on Friday afternoon.

Montgomery (Lafayette, La./Episcopal School of Acadiana) ran a five-kilometer time of 18:34 to finish second overall in a field that included NCAA Division I, II, III and NAIA teams.  The time was 20 seconds ahead of the school record set by Rachel Krasich in 2007.

Junior Anna Taylor (Owensboro, Ky. Apollo) finished second among Engineers and 164th overall with a time of 21:04.

Freshman Emilie Hobbs (Peru) came home third on the Rose-Hulman with a time of 21:21.  Junior Ashley Schumacher (St. Louis, Mo./Lutheran) (22:03) and junior Kathleen Boyce (Riverside, Ill./Riverside Brookfield) (23:01) rounded out the team score.

Rose-Hulman placed 23rd overall of 34 teams in the meet which was held in the memory of Jenna Parlette, a Wilmington runner who battled Epilepsy and passed away while leading a meet at Franklin College earlier this year.  The Fightin' Engineers return to action at the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Championships at Defiance College on Nov. 2.

TEAM SCORES: 1) Toledo 82; 2) Roberts Wesleyan 94; 3) Indianapolis 100; 4) Findlay 169; 5) Ball State 170; 6) Mount Union 185; 7) Huntington 214; 8) Tiffin 231; 9) Otterbein 232; 10) Centre 298; 11) Cleveland State 311; 12) Wright State 403; 13) Cumberlands 417; 14) Wooster 421; 15) Hanover 436; 16) Mount Vernon Nazarene 451; 17) Ohio Dominican 474; 18) Georgetown 479; 19) Muskingum 550; 20) Anderson 588; 21) Macomb CC 609; 22) Franklin 629; 23) Rose-Hulman 642; 24) Wittenberg 709; 25) Wilmington 732; 26) Defiance 753; 27) Trine 760; 28) Berea 778; 29) St. Mary-of-the-Woods 798; 30) Rio Grande 877; 31) Thomas More 919; 32) IU-Esat 966; 33) IU-Kokomo 1025; 34) Central State 1135

ROSE-HULMAN INDIVIDUAL TIMES: 2) Ryann-Rebecca Montgomery 18:34; 164) Anna Taylor 21:04; 179) Emilie Hobbs 21:21; 240) Ashley Schumacher 22:03; 311) Kathleen Boyce 23:01; 355) Madison Thompson 24:28; 373) Claire Stark 25:55; 375) Ellen Owens 26:03