HAVERFORD, Pa. - Junior Nicole Armstrong (Sydenham, Ont.) ran a strong race and finished first out of 43 runners at the Haverford Invitational on Friday afternoon. A small group of Villanova athletes took part in the local meet.
Armstrong covered the three-mile Alumni Course on the Haverford campus in 17:47.8 to earn the win. She and junior teammate Alexandra Russo (Bellport, N.Y.) were the top two overall finishers, with Russo the runner-up in 17:59.4. Junior Rebecca Del Rossi (Canton, N.Y.) also was in action and finished 11th with a time of 18:53.4.
COMPLETE VILLANOVA RESULTS
Nicole Armstrong 1st of 43 17:47.8 Alexandra Russo 2nd 17:59.4 Rebecca Del Rossi 11th 18:53.4
UNATTACHED VILLANOVA RUNNERS
Jacquelyn Smith 5th 18:30.7 McKenna Keegan 8th 18:44.5 Amari Onque-Shabazz 9th 18:44.6