LMU Cross Country Results from Bronco Invitational

Los Angeles, Calif., -- The Loyola Marymount men's and women's cross country teams competed in the Bronco Invitational Saturday at the Crystal Springs Course in Belmont, Calif. The Lion men finished fifth in a six-team field, while on the women's side LMU placed sixth out of six schools.

Sophomore Eddie Giron was the top Loyla Marymount men's finisher at the Bronco Invite for a second-straight year, crossing the finish line 19th overall in 28:30. In women's action junior Jenny Atkinson led the Lion contingent for the seventh consecutive meet, placing 14th in a time of 21:27.

Host school Santa Clara won the men's 8,000 meter event, with the Broncos' Charlie Brenneman pacing the field at 18:39. San Jose State's Ana Martinez took gold in the women's 5K race (18:39), while Gonzaga claimed the team title.

LMU will be back on the Crystal Springs Course in Belmont on Saturday, Oct. 28 as it competes in the West Coast Conference Championships.

LMU Men's Results:
19. Eddie Giron - 28:30
20. Michael Cortez - 28:30
41. Chris Brown - 30:29
46. Mark D'Amico- 31:20
48. Warren Sutton - 32:28

LMU Women's Results:
14. Jenny Atkinson - 20:27
20. Traci Pantuso - 20:41
31. Erin Junkin - 21:15
37. Heather Montgomery - 21:43
46. Kristin Mahaney - 23:09
47. Kristi Patton - 23:14
48. Brianna Heisey - 23:21
49. Holly Turney - 23:36