September 10, 2005

Women Harriers Compete In First Meet Of The Season

Sept. 10, 2005

Hanover, NH - The Brown women's cross country team traveled up to Hanover, New Hampshire this weekend for their first competition of the season. Head Coach Craig Lake's Bears took third out of nine teams. The first Brown finisher was senior captain Anna Willard (Greenwood, ME) in eighth place, after working together with junior Michol Monaghan (Uniontown, PA) for most of the race. Monaghan placed 13th.

Junior Naja Ferjan (Ljubljana, Slovenia) was next in 18th place. In her collegiate debut, freshman Lindsay Kahn (Port Jefferson, NY) placed 23rd overall. Sophomore Alex Brown (Kingston, NY) rounded out Brown's top five in 24th.

The Bears look to gain momentum as the season goes on, and will next compete at the Br. Paddy Doyle Meet of Champions at Van Cortlandt Park in New York on September 24.

Team Results:
1. Dartmouth College 31
2. Boston College 44
3. Brown University 71
4. University of Vermont 93
5. UMass-Amherst 165
6. Central Connecticut State 191
7. Keene State 193
8. Stonehill College 198
9. Bentley College 250

Individual Results:
1. Melanie Shorr, Dartmouth, 19:19.1
2. Hilary Dionne, Dartmouth, 19:21.4
3. Nicole Blood, Unattached, 19:23.2
8. Anna Willard, Brown, 20:05.7
13. Michol Monaghan, Brown, 20:26.5
18. Naja Ferjan, Brown, 20:44.8
23. Lindsay Kahn, Brown, 20:56.5
24. Alex Brown, Brown, 20:59.3
34. Jilane Rodgers, Brown, 21:21.9
35. Smita Gupta, Brown, 21:22.0
36. Madeleine Marecki, Brown, 21:23.5
50. Becky Crossin, Brown, 21:51.7
84. Monika Najselova, Brown, 23:21.9

Complete Results