Coskren Top Finisher for Bentley Women in Shacklette Invitational

Danielle Coskren
Danielle Coskren

MANCHESTER, N.H. – Sophomore Danielle Coskren (North Andover/North Andover HS) was the top finisher for the Bentley University women's cross country team during the Shacklette Invitational at Saint Anselm College Saturday.

On a very hot and humid afternoon, Coskren covered the 5,000-meter course in 21:18.4 to place 35th overall. Classmates Katie Burke (Braintree/Braintree HS) and Julie Morena (Boylston/Tahanto Reg. HS) were the other Falcons to break 22 minutes with Burke 41st in 21:31.0 and Morena 44th in 21:43.3.

Bentley, which did not enter several of its top runners, was eighth of nine in the team standings. Stonehill College took first with its score of 62 ten better than runner-up Assumption College.

St. Michael's Chloe Boutelle, who broke the tape in 18:51.7, took individual honors with a winning margin of nearly 15 seconds.

Bentley's next action is the UMass-Dartmouth Shriners' Invitational on Sept. 20.

SHACKLETTE INVITATIONAL
at Saint Anselm College, Manchester, N.H.

Team: 1. Stonehill 62, 2. Assumption 72, 3. U. of New England 75, 4. St. Michael's 88, 5. Merrimack 105, 6. Saint Anselm 113, 7. Southern New Hampshire 187, 8. Bentley 214, 9. Plymouth State 295.

Top Individuals: 1. Chloe Boutelle, St. Michael's, 18:51.7; 2. Brianna Venturo, Stonehill, 19:06.2; 3. Tiana Thomas, U. of New England, 19:07.4; 4. Antonia Pagliuca, Assumption, 19:26.9; 5. Shannon Conley, Saint Anselm, 19:27.7.

Bentley Runners: 35. Danielle Coskren, 21:18.4; 41. Kathryn Burke, 21:31.0; 44. Julia Morena, 21:43.3; 59. Caroline Conrad, 22:18.4; 60. Alix Pettinella, 22:18.9; 61. Marianne Bartolotta, 22:23.0; 71. Brittany Baudier, 22:45.9; 76. Courtney Loughnane, 22:56.3; 77. Arianne Bourgault, 22:58.2; 93. Dusty Sacco, 24:06.7, 103. Allison Ehrlich, 24:42.6.