Tiger Men and Women Compete at Inter-Regional Border Battle

Tiger Men and Women Compete at Inter-Regional Border Battle

Logan Township, New Jersey - The Trinity women's cross country team placed 13th and the men came in at #26 Saturday at the Inter-Regional Border Battle, in competition against nationally ranked squads.


The Tiger women scored 382 points in the Division III 6k race and were 13th in a field of 39 at the Rowan (NJ) University-hosted event. Trinity, ranked fifth in the South/Southeast Region, came within 20 points of second-ranked and 12th-place finisher University of Lynchburg (VA).

Trinity's men posted 695 points and were 26th in a field of 42 teams.

Molly McCullough was Trinity's top women's finisher, placing seventh of some 345 runners. McCullough ran the 6k in 21:39.1.

Elliot Blake paced the Tiger men, crossing the finish line in 17th place among a field of more than 400 competitors in the 8k. Blake set a personal-best mark with a time of 25:25.

Laura Taylor placed 67th and Brianna Ratliff was 77th in the women's race, while Keaton Holt finished in the 139th slot in the men's.



Trinity's men's and women's teams will defend their titles at the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Championships October 27 in Kerrville, Texas.