Johnson Rolls to Win at Mount Duals

Johnson Rolls to Win at Mount Duals

Men's Individual Results

Men's Team Scores

Women's Individual Results

Women's Team Scores

American sophomore Brendan Johnson earned the men's individual title Friday at the Mount St. Mary's 5K Duals, covering the course in 14:56.72.

Johnson finished 12 seconds ahead of Mitchell Pratt of Navy to earn the victory. He was third at the same meet a year ago.
 
The Eagles men finished with a 1-2 record in the dual-meet scoring between the four teams. AU beat the host Mountaineers 17-40, but lost to Navy 25-31 and UMBC 22-37.
 
Freshman Samuel Doud also earned a top-10 finish, placing seventh overall in 15:35.18. Freshmen James Belfatto (15:53.23) and Alaeldin Tirba (15:53.46) finished 14th and 15th, with junior Bernard Skomal in 23rd at 16:15.84.
 
On the women's side, AU went 1-3 in the round-robin scoring between five schools competing. The Eagles beat the Mount 24-31, but lost to Maryland (22-39), Navy (18-45) and UMBC (18-43).
 
Sophomore Corina Velazco was eighth overall for the AU women, finishing in 18:23.75. Julienne DeVita also cracked the top 25, placing 24th in 19:05.63.
 
Kelseagh Budris (44th, 19:41.41), Olivia DiBiasio (54th, 20:10.98) and Cassidy Hart (67th, 22:54.94) also scored for the AU women.
 
American competes next Friday at the Bill Dellinger Invitational at the University of Oregon.