Saturday, September 28, 2013
PITTSBURGH, Pa. - The Westminster College women's cross country team placed sixth out of 10 schools at the Chatham Invitational on Saturday. The Titans finished with 134 points.
Waynesburg won the event with 40 points, while Saint Vincent's Genie Fratto was the medalist with a time of 24:54.4.
Titan junior Jenny Jones (Erie, PA / Fort LeBoeuf) paced Westminster with a fifth-place finish out of 100 runners, with a time of 25:29.2. Rounding out the top-3 finishers for Westminster were freshman Jenny Rodgers (State College, PA / State College) (26th/28:12.9) and senior Erin Sullivan (Aurora, OH / Aurora) (35th/28:52.1).
Westminster will take a week off and compete at the Slippery Rock Invitational on Oct. 12.
See below for a complete list of Titan finishers:
5th-Jenny Jones (25:29.2)
26th-Jenny Rodgers (28:12.9)
35th-Erin Sullivan (28:52.1)
42nd-Keilah Ireland (29:14.2)
47th-Sara Monts (29:53.2)
62nd-Sarah Waszyn (30:55.5)
82nd-Bethany Kifer (33:51.8)
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 378 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 41 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.