Johnson & Wales began their 2016 season at the Joe I. Vigil Invitational hosted by Adams State University.
Samantha Barela (Colorado Springs, Colo.) started her senior campaign with a 20:07.60 finish that saw her cross the line in 22nd place. Jessie Faron (Auburn, Ind.) followed closely after in 24th place at 20:25.60.
Olivia Redmann (Englewood, Fla.) finished with a time of 21:59.00 in 32nd place.
The Wildcats will travel to Gunnison next weekend to take part in the Western State Invitational.
22 Samantha Barela 20:07.60
24 Jessie Faron 20:25.60
32 Olivia Redmann 21:59.00