Women’s Cross Country Team Finishes Sixth At MIAC Championships, Brooke Beskau Finishes Ninth Individually

Posted on November 1st, 2008 by

The Gustavus women’s cross country team finished sixth out of 12 teams at the MIAC Championships on Saturday. The Gusties posted a team score of 185 and finished behind champion St. Thomas (66), Bethel (68), Carleton (71), St. Olaf (104), Hamline (136),and St. Ben’s (169). Brooke Beskau earned All-Conference honors by finishing ninth individually in a time of 22.39.47.

Beskau improved 58 places from a year ago when she finished 67th in a time of 24:51. In addition, Beskau’s time of 22:39.47 was her fastest 6,000 meter time of the season.

Joining Beskau among the top five finishers for Gustavus were Kelly Chaudoin, who placed 32nd in a time of 23:40.52, Danielle Burgmeier, who placed 45th in a time of 23:58.92, Megan Lundgren, who finished 49th in a time of 24:11.67, and Vanessa Jones, who finished 50th in a time of 24:19.97.

Other finishers for Gustavus in the meet included:

69 Kim Rostvold FR 24:43.37
78 Jill Fagerstrom SR 24:50.47
81 Laura Secor SO 24:56.82
83 Emma Wilson FR 25:03.72
86 Cat Wiechmann SR 25:06.02
95 Kate Reins SO 25:22.97
110 Karyn Peterson SO 25:50.32
123 Casandra Brady SO 26:02.62
125 Erin Eppler JR 26:06.87
126 Lauren Nelson FR 26:07.42
129 Kayla Ricksham SR 26:12.07
136 Nicole Soiseth JR 26:23.07
137 Sarah Cowles SR 26:25.47
138 Andi Eglinton FR 26:26.87
168 Hannah Wangberg SO 27:24.07
180 Alye Bohn SR 28:01.97
199 Sarah Hofflander SO 29:21.72
200 Morgan Nelson SO 29:22.37

Complete Results


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