Castillo and Barrese Propel Leopards At Pomona-Pitzer Invite
The duo of Micaela Castillo and Katie Barrese once again paced the University of La Verne women's cross country team at the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational in Claremont on Saturday as both runners earned Top 40 finishes.
Both runners impressed in a field which included over 200 competitors. Castillo completed the six-kilometer course in 23:13.4 to place 35th overall with Barrese finishing in 23:17.9 to earn a 39th place finish.
As a team, the Leopards placed 13th overall with a total team time of 2:04.22.40 for an average of 24:52.48. Cal State San Marcos placed first overall in the team standings.
La Verne will next compete at the SCIAC Multi Dual meet held Saturday, October 15 at La Mirada Park.