SALEM, Ore. — Melina Devoney and Grace Bender each placed in the top 50 as the Occidental women's cross country team finished 14th at the NCAA Division III West Regional at Willamette University on Saturday.
Devoney led the Tigers in the 6K, crossing the line in 38th place with a time of 23 minutes, 32.03 seconds.
Bender was 48th overall (23:49.01).
Willamette won the meet and Claremont-Mudd-Scripps finished in second. The Tigers had an average time of 24:36.
Oxy's Top 5
1) Melina Devoney (23:32.03, 38th overall)
2) Grace Bender (23:49.21, 48th overall)
3) Eva Townsend (25:09.07, 86th overall)
4) Claire Shellem (25:09.67, 87th overall)
5) Charlotte Selters (25:1943, 96th overall)Follow Oxy Athletics on Twitter Like us on Facebook Sign Up for Newsletters Watch on Youtube Follow us on Instagram