Hampton outraced her start position in the 15K classic MS, finishing No. 31 with a time of 52:47.3. The sophomore beat out the 32nd-place finisher by over nine seconds. Maifeld-Carucci also ranked 31st overall, just one minute out of the top-25, with a time of 59:53.7 in the 20K Classic MS.
On day one, Maifeld-Carucci finished No. 25 in the 10K freestyle (27:10.8), just 0.1 second behind the 24th-place finisher and 11 seconds outside the top-20. Hampton, making her NCAA debut, posted a finish of 36 with a time of 16:01.1 in the 5K freestyle.