Women's Cross Country Posts Impressive Marks at UC Irvine Invitational

By Ellie Kindlund, for TMC Sports Information

September 6, 2015


IRVINE, Calif.—The Master’s College women’s cross country team kicked off its 2015 season with a fifth-place finish at the UC Irvine Invitational.

Karis Frankian (Saugus, CA) finished second in the women’s 5k with an impressive time of 17 minutes and 50.04 seconds.

Notably, Abigail Frankian (Saugus, CA) was one of five Lady Mustangs to finish the course in under 19 minutes with a 16th-place time of 18:42.57.

Collectively, the fifth-ranked Lady Mustangs clocked a final time of 1:34:38.75. Notably, Saturday’s performance was the fastest time a women’s cross country team from TMC has notched on the Irvine course in program history.

Looking forward, the Lady Mustangs will compete in their annual home meet, The Mustang Challenge, on September 19 at Santa Clarita’s Central Park.