Cross Country Results

August 31, 2012

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(Yankton Trails Park, Sioux Falls, South Dakota) Running in the dark on Friday night, the Dordt College Defender women's cross country team had a strong showing at an invite hosted by Augustana in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. No team points were kept at the event.

Dordt was led by Lauren Opp with a seventh place time of 17:28 and Merissa Harkema was right with her in eighth place, less than a second behind.

Renee Buikema was 14th in 18:01 and Katie Bonnema recorded an 18:06 for 18th and Lillie Koerner was 19th in 18:08.

114 runners competed in the event with Runa Fulch from Augustana winning the three mile race in 16:26.

Dordt will run in the Woody Greeno Invite on Saturday, September 15 in Lincoln, Nebraska.

For more information, please contact Mike Byker, Sports Information Director, at or (712) 722-6301.