Sunday, September 1, 2013NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College women's cross country finished fifth in its season-opener as hosts of the Fisher Invitational on Saturday.
Westminster junior Jenny Jones (Erie, PA / Fort LeBoeuf) led the Titans as she finished in the top-5 with a fourth-place finish (26:13.8).
Saint Vincent finished first with 37 points, while Saint Vincent's Genie Fratto was the top individual finisher with a time of 25:14.3.
Completing the team finishers were Geneva (54 pts.), Waynesburg (90 pts.), Franciscan (Ohio) (100 pts.), PS-Altoona (159 pts.), Carlow (185 pts.), Pitt -Greensburg (203 pts.), and Hiram (222 pts.).
The Titans are back in action Sept. 14 when they travel to Waynesburg.
Here is a complete list of all Titan finishers:
4th-Jenny Jones, 26:13.8
26th-Erin Sullivan, 29:22.1
32nd-Sara Monts, 30:00.7
36th-Sarah Waszyn, 30:48.1
43rd-Keilah Ireland, 31:56.8
44th- Bethany Kifer, 32:15.6
46th-Liz Buechle, 32:48.4
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.