Men, Women XC Sweeps Wilmington Invitational

Sarah Simonetti
Sarah Simonetti

New Castle, DE- Junior Sarah Simonetti (Perkasie, PA/ Pennridge) broke her own course record by 35 seconds to lead Philadelphia University women's cross country team to a first-place finish in the 10th Annual Wilmington Invitational Saturday. The men's team joined the women, also taking first place.

Simonetti won the 5K title with a time of 19:46. The men were led by freshman Noah Hutton (Plylesville, MD/ North Harford) who finished second overall in the men's (27:38). 

The women took six out of the top 10 places, while the men captured six out of the top 15 places.  

Both teams return to the trail Saturday (9/25) in the Philadelphia Metro Championships at Belmont Plateau at 1 p.m.