Cross Country Teams Race To 7th at First BIG EAST Meet
Villanova took the top spot on the men’s side and Providence on the women’s. Patrick Tiernan of Villanova led the men’s field with a time of 23:51. Providence’s Emily Sisson, a former Nebraska state champion at Omaha Marian, finished first on the women’s side with a course-record time of 19:49.
Maddie Ivy led the Bluejay women. The freshman finished 36th with a time of 22:32. Junior Courtney Sawle finished 40th clocking in at 22:56. Vanessa Miller finished third for the Jays. The Des Moines native finished 46th with a time of 23:38.
Once again sophomore Garrett Kenyon led the Bluejay men. The Colorado native finished 31st with a time of 26:08. Junior Drew Prescott finished with a time of 26:33 and placed 38th. Patrick Reinschmidt rounded out the Jays top three. The freshman finished 48th clocking in at 27:06.
The Jays will compete in the NCAA Midwest Regional Championships Nov. 15 in Ames, Iowa.