Women's Varsity Cross Country @ Mount Marty Invite

Mount Marty Invite

10:30 AM - Saturday, October 25, 2014
Human Services Center, Yankton, South Dakota
Non-conference Match

Recap

<p>The Dordt College Defender women’s cross country team had a tight pack of runners in the Mount Marty Invite on Saturday, October 25 and won the meet easily with a low score of 23 in the final competition before the GPAC Championships on Saturday, November 8.
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Kayla Byl ran an 18:13 on the 5,000 meter course to take the individual title. Dordt’s next four runners were all within 11 seconds as they swept spots 4-7. Lauren Opp had an 18:35 for fourth and Nicole Slater had an 18:45. Justine Van Zee and Abby De Vries were within a second of each other at 18:46 for sixth and seventh. Lillie Koerner and Erika Douma came across in 19:08 and 19:17 respectively for 16th and 20th in the 192 runner field.
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Nebraska-Omaha had 90 points for second place in the 17 team field and South Dakota State was third with 113.
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Dordt will run at the GPAC Championships in two weeks at Mitchell, South Dakota. Dordt was no. 2 in the most recent NAIA Coaches’ Poll released weekly on Wednesday.</p>