Mooney Wins NE DIII Championship

Mooney Wins NE DIII Championship

BRUNSWICK, Maine – Sophomore Kaitlyn Mooney won the NCAA Division III New England Championship for the second straight season leading Coast Guard to an eighth place finish at Bowdoin College.

Mooney won with a time of 20:43 besting the field by 20 seconds. 

Last year, she won with a school-record time of 20:22 and would go on to earn All-America honors with a fourth place finish at the NCAA Division III Championship.

She earns a berth to the NCAA Division III Championship will take place on Saturday at Wisconsin-Osh Kosh and the team may get a bid which will be announced on Sunday.

Also for the Bears, senior Anita Green was 43rd (23:00), junior Olivia Suski was 55th (23:13), sophomore Mia Huncharek was 62nd (23:18) while freshman Laurel Felt was 74th (23:30) to round out the Bears scorers.