Women Place Fourth In Field Of Eight At Quinnipiac

Sept. 22, 2006

Hamden, CT - The women's cross country team competed in their second meet of the season today at the Quinnipiac Invitational. The Bears placed fourth making use of a limited squad while most took the week off from competition.

Junior Becky Crossin (Annandale, NJ) placed first for the Bears and twelfth overall with a time of 19:28. Freshmen Emily Bourdeau (Longmeadow, MA) and Colleen Brogan (Haddonfield, NJ) placed sixteenth and twentieth, respectively, completing the course in times of 19:41 and 19:50. Senior Madeleine Marecki (Morris, CT) placed fourth for the Bears and twenty-eigth overall, and sophomore Kat D'Auria (Norwich, CT) earned the last scoring position for Brown in thirty-fourth place.

The Bears will resume competing as a full team next weekend at the Twelfth Annual Iona Meet of Champions at Van Cortlandt Park in New York City.



Team Scores:
1. Quinnipiac 21
2. Marist College 72
3. University of Rhode Island 100
4. Brown 102
5. Northeastern 123
6. Wagner College 174
7. Hartford 178
7. New Haven 178

Individual Performances:
1. Kristen Stevens, Quinnipiac, 18:23.9
2. Jenna Nechamen, Quinnipiac, 18:57.1
3. Susan Ashe, Quinnipiac, 19:02.1
4. Sarah Domermuth, Marist, 19:09.4
5. Lindsey Pierret, Quinnipiac, 19:11.2

12. Becky Crossin, Brown, 19:28.7
16. Emily Bourdeau, Brown, 19:41.3
20. Colleen Brogan, Brown, 19:50.2
28. Madeleine Marecki, 20:01.5
34. Kat D'Auria, Brown, 20:18.5
35. Lena Groeger, Brown, 20:19.1
36. Hannah Nichols, Brown, 20:21.2
40. Laura Armstrong, Brown, 20:32.3
43. Monik Najeslova, Brown, 20:45.7
44. Oriana Farley, Brown, 20:45.8

Complete Results