Saturday, November 16, 2013
ALLENTOWN, Pa.- The Westminster College women's cross country team competed at the 2013 NCAA Regionals on Saturday. The event was hosted by Muhlenberg College.
The Titans placed 36th out of 52 teams with 1,102 points. Titan junior Jenny Jones (Erie, PA / Fort LeBoeuf) paced Westminster with a 77th-place finish out of 358 runners with a time of 23:20.
Also competing for Westminster were senior Erin Sullivan (Aurora, OH / Aurora) (26:13), freshman Keilah Ireland (Nashua, NH / Nashua North) (26:40), sophomore Sara Monts (Duncansville, PA / Hollidaysburg Area) (26:51), freshman Jenny Rodgers (State College, PA / State College) (27:05), and junior Kristine Haggerty (Pittsburgh, PA / Thomas Jefferson) (27:31).
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.