Valentic runs third fastest 6k in program history

SUNNYVALE, Calif. — The CSU Bakersfield Women’s Cross Country wrapped up its 2022 regular season competition at the Bronco Invitational on Saturday.

The team was again led by Helene Valentine. The Croatia native set the third best 6k time in program history after finishing the race in 22:21. It was the second year in a row that another Roadrunner made the CSUB Top 10 list at the Baylands Park course.

Bakersfield completes its final run until the Big West Championships on Oct. 29 in Riverside, Calif.

Director of Cross Country and Athletics Quotes Marcia Mansur-Wentworth

  • “We made progress today and continue to strive for improvement. I’m delighted with Helena’s race and to see her make an impact in the record books.”

CSUB Rating 5

Full Bronco Invitational results with times and locations can be found here.

See you next on the calendar

  • Great West Championships
  • Saturday October 29
  • Riverside, CA / UCR AG/OPS COURSE

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Ryan H. Bowman