BETHLEHEM, Pa. – The Salisbury University men's cross country team participated in the Lehigh University Paul Short Run on Saturday, placing fifth, of 42 teams, with 260 points. The women's racec was not run, due to hot conditions.
The Sea Gulls placed behind first-place Muhlenberg College (131 points), second-place Juniata College (141 points), third-place Franklin & Marshall College (188 points) and fourth-place Penn State University-Behrend (227 points).
Salisbury was one of three Capital Athletic Conference schools competing in the event, finishing ahead of the University of Mary Washington (sixth place, 276 points) and St. Mary's College of Maryland (13th place, 412 points).
The Sea Gulls will be in action again on Saturday, Oct. 19 at Gettysburg College for the Gettysburg Invitational; the meet is set for 11 a.m.