Cross Country Results

November 21, 2009

(Vancouver, Washington)

Michelle Steiger finished 48th in her first ever NAIA National Cross Country Championship race and Brent Van Schepen was 123rd in his second appearance in the meet held at Vancouver, Washington on Saturday, November 21.

Steiger, running in her home state, clocked a 19:20 time in the race with 330 participants. Steiger is a native of Lynden, Washington. The women's race was a 5,000 meter event.

Van Schepen recorded a time of 26:41 in muddy conditions on the 8,000 meter course to improve on his 132nd place finish from 2008. The 2009 field featured 323 runners. Van Schepen is a native of Edgerton, Minnesota.

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