Trujillo, Ramirez Leads LBSU At Highlander Invitational
Oct. 19, 2013
RIVERSIDE, Calif. - Long Beach State sophomore Alexis Trujillo posted a 13th place at the Highlander Invitational at the UC Riverside Agricultural Operations Course.
Trujillo covered the women's 5,000-meter course in a time of 18:04.0, leading the 49ers to a seventh-place finish with 172 points.
Wyoming captured the team title, leading the nine-team field with 54 points, followed by the Highlanders in second with 64 points and Cal State Fullerton in third with 65 points.
Senior Taylor Goto crossed the finish line in 43rd, posting a personal best of 18:57.9 in the 5K. Junior Catherine Martinez finished five seconds behind in 44th, in a time of 19:02.2, followed by redshirt freshman Caitlin Turner in 46th (19:08.2).
UC Riverside's Raquel Hefflin led the field of 91 runners in a time of 17:09.5, followed by Holly Page of Wyoming (17:18.2).
On the men's side, freshman Kevin Ramirez was the top runner for the 49ers, finishing in 18th in the men's 6K race in a time of 18:27.7.
LBSU returns to action on Saturday, Nov. 2, for the Big West Conference Championships in San Luis Obispo.
Saturday, Oct. 19
UCR Ag/Ops Course
Hosted by UC Riverside
Women's 5K Team Results
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