Oct. 27, 2012
NORMAL, Ill. -
Women's Championship Results
The Missouri State cross country squad took a ninth-place finish at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships on Saturday morning in Normal, Ill. The Bears finished the 5K race with 213 points.
Junior Erin Edwards and senior Emily Beaver once again led the Bears' runners. Edwards claimed a 16th-place finish in 18:07, and Beaver wasn't far behind, coming in 19th in 18:12.
Freshman Taeler Marshall crossed the finish line in 19:31, good for a 54th-place slot. Junior Nicole Thate finished the 5K race 14 seconds later in 60th place with a time of 19:45. Freshman Tenaly Smith was 64th in 20:17, and junior Lisa Imgrund finished 66th in 20:24.
The Bears return to action on Nov. 9 when they host the NCAA Midwest Regional competition at the Missouri State Cross Country Course in Springfield.