The Bemidji State women’s cross country team powered into the top half of the field at the massive Roy Griak Invitational, taking 14th place among 30 teams in the Maroon division on Friday in St. Paul.
Mary Goodwin broke the program’s all-time record in the 4,000-meter race at the Dragon Twilight in Moorhead. Goodwin clocked a time of 14:26.66, which surpassed Ryne Prigge’s previous 2019 standard by 26 seconds.
Benjamin Baird is set to lead the program for the first time as the interim head coach. Bemidji State’s previous head coach Kevin Kean left in June to head the Tiffin University track and field program.