UT Women Among Top Teams at Pre-Nationals

UT Women Among Top Teams at Pre-Nationals

PITTSBURGH – The University of Tampa women's cross country concluded its regular-season with a sixth-place effort at the Rock Pre-Nationals race, which is a precursor to the 2018 NCAA Division II National Championships at the same location.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
UT Finish: 6th place, 180 points
Overall Champion: Colorado Mines, 37 points
Location: Schenley Park | Pittsburgh, Pa.
Host Institution: Slippery Rock University
Distance: 6K
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TOP SPARTAN PERFORMERS:
• Zoe Jarvis | 10th overall, 23:04

• Shannon Sweeney | 34th overall, 23:42

• Brieanna Rekow | 37th overall, 23:52

• Sydney Rhodes | 39th overall, 23:55

• Lexi Bible | 60th overall, 24:12

OTHER NOTABLES:

  • The duo of Jarvis and Sweeney finished 1-2 for the fifth time this season.
  • A total of 30 schools competed in the women's race.
  • Joining the Spartans among Sunshine State Conference schools was Palm Beach Atlantic (28th).
  • Also running for UT was Julia Lockridge (67th, 24:23) and Cassie Highsmith (93rd, 24:59).

UP NEXT:
Tampa now turns its focus on the postseason for the 2018 Sunshine State Conference Championships on Saturday, November 3. Embry-Riddle will host the race at its soccer stadium with the women's event set to start at 8:45 a.m.

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