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Trujillo, Ramirez Leads LBSU At Highlander Invitational

Sophomore Alexis Trujillo finished in 13th place in the women's 5K at the 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).

Senior Kylee Martin placed 56th (19:22.4), followed by junior Madison D'Ornellas in 61st (19:26.8), sophomore Taylor Lorack in 85th (21:30.0) and junior Emily Cooper in 87th (21:31.9).

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.

Freshman Jose Herrera finished second for LBSU, placing 49th (19:14.1), followed by fellow classmates Zachary Diaz in 52nd (19:16.4) and Sam Bautista in 62nd (19:16.4).

LBSU returns to action on Saturday, Nov. 2, for the Big West Conference Championships in San Luis Obispo.

Highlander Invitational
Saturday, Oct. 19
UCR Ag/Ops Course
Riverside, Calif.
Hosted by UC Riverside 

Women's 5K Team Results
1.  Wyoming (54 pts.)
2.  UC Riverside (64)
3.  Cal State Fullerton
4.  San Diego State (92)
5.  USC (130)
6.  UC Irvine (134)
8.  Cal State Northridge (230)
9.  Cal State Bakersfield (272)

LBSU Individual Women's 5K Results (91 Runners)
13.  Alexis Trujillo (18:04.0)
43.  Taylor Goto (18:57.9)
44.  Catherine Martinez (19:02.2)
46.  Caitlin Turner (19:08.2)
56.  Kylee Martin (19:22.4)
61.  Madison D'Ornellas (19:26.8)
85.  Taylor Lorack (21:30.0)
87.  Emily Cooper (21:31.9)

LBSU Individual Men's 6K Results (68 Runners)
18.  Kevin Ramirez (18:27.7)
49.  Jose Herrera (19:14.1)
52.  Zachary Diaz (19:16.4)
62.  Sam Bautista (20:01.2) 



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