Cross Country Results
September 15, 2012
(Pioneer Park, Lincoln, Nebraska) The Dordt College women finished ninth at the Woody Greeno Invite in Lincoln, Nebraska with 282 team points. The Defenders were the top NAIA finishing team at the 32 team event.
Dordt's first runner across was Merissa Harkema with a time of 23:23 for 38th place. Katie Bonnema clocked a 23:28 for 40th and Lauren Opp was 47th with a time of 23:34. Abby De Vries ran a 24:01 for 76th place and Renee Buikema was Dordt's final counter with a 24:06 and 81st place. Kayla Byl and Kaylie Ogle were the pushers with times of 24:19 and 25:51 respectively.
Air Force won the team title with a 47 and Laura Galvan of Kansas State had a 21:10 for first place.
289 runners competed on the 6,000 meter course.
Dordt will run at the Roy Griak Invite on Saturday, September 29.
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