DiCrescenzo wins Open Women?s 6km

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PUMA?s Delilah DiCrescenzo won the individual open women?s title Saturday at the sixth annual North America, Central America and Caribbean Athletic Association (NACAC) Cross Country Championships at the Mt. Irvine Resort in Tobago.
The NACAC Championships contested races for the open men?s 8km, open women?s 6km, junior men?s 6km and junior women?s 4km.

In the open women?s 6km DiCrescenzo (New York, NY) and Emily Brown (Minneapolis, Minn.), took control early and ran together until DiCrescenzo moved into the lead at 5km, cruising to the win in 20:50. Emily Harrison (Flagstaff, Ariz.) moved up to take the runner-up position in 21:02 and Alissa McKaig (Blowing Rock, N.C.) took fourth in 21:35 and Erin Nehus (Indianapolis, Ind.) completed the score for the U.S. in 21:51.

The U.S. women scored 12 points to take the team title, 14 points ahead of team Mexico.

Congratulations to Delilah!