GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Salisbury University men's and women's cross country teams got their final tune up before the Capital Athletic Conference championships on Saturday morning at the Gettysburg College Invitational, with the men placing third and the women coming in 21st.
The SU men's team, which earned 142 points in the event, tying for the third spot with Messiah College, was paced by junior Thomas Burke, who finished in 14th with a time of 26:21.8. Burke has led the Sea Gull men in three events this season, marking the most on the team.
The women's team garnered 567 points in the event, while being led by senior Olivia Cloud's 81st-place finish in 25:19.9.
The Sea Gulls now prepare for the conference championships in Fredericksburg, Virginia on Saturday, November 1, which are set to start at 11 a.m.