Appalachian Open 2011

Boone, NC


Kulesz Captures the Mile at Appalachian Open Jan 16, 2011

BOONE, N.C. - Sophomore distance runner Melanie Kulesz won the mile as she edged out teammate Emma Bussard to highlight UNC Asheville's performance at the Appalachian Open Saturday at the Holmes Center. Kulesz finished first with a time of 5:21.09, just ahead of Bussard's 5:21.72 who came in second place. Clair Powell took sixth in the event as the Bulldogs dominated this event on the day.