San Antonio – The St. Mary’s cross country team went through its final tune-up for the Heartland Conference meet on Saturday, finishing ninth at the Incarnate Word Cross Country Invitational.
Jessica Waninger-Saroni (Sr., Santa Claus, Ind.) was ninth individually, crossing in 23 minutes, 28.9 seconds to pace the Rattlers, who will next take the course on Oct. 20 at the Heartland Conference Meet in Wichita, Kan.
Angelique De Oliveira (Sr., Wattrelos, France) had a strong showing as well, placing 22nd with a time of 24:39.0. DeAnna Patterson was the third Rattler to cross with a time of 26:48.4.