Saturday, October 6, 2012
PITTSBURGH, Pa. - The Westminster College men's and women's cross country teams competed at the Carnegie Mellon University Invitational on Saturday. The men's finished 13th out of 16 schools, while the women's finished 14th out of 17 teams.
Leading the Titan men were freshman Coy Schrieber ( Johnsonburg, PA) (41/27:39.3) and Anthony Yasko (Pittsburgh, PA) (49/27:57.4).
Pacing the Titan women were sophomore Jenny Jones (Erie, PA / Fort LeBoeuf) (67/20:45.4) and senior Sydney Spain (Batavia, IL / Batavia) (75/21:07.9).
Westminster is back in action next Saturday as they travel to the Oberlin Inter-Regional Rumble.
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 377 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 42 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.