Women's CC gets nationals invite

Women's CC gets nationals invite

No. 29-ranked St. Thomas Women's Cross Country received an at-large berth into next Saturday's national meet in Elsah, Ill.

This is the fourth consecutive year the St. Thomas women will run at the 32-team nationals.

The Toms placed a close fifth at the regional meet Saturday in Northfield after taking third at the MIAC meet. They had six All-Region honorees on Saturday with top 35 individual finishes.

 

Saturday story

Ali Glassbrenner led a pack of six Tommie women in a 17-second span, all with top-35, All-Region finishes, at Saturday's NCAA Regional cross country race in Northfield.

The Toms placed fifth out of 32 teams and will learn Sunday if they will receive an at-large team berth into the Nov. 18 national meet.

Carleton (48), Nebraska Wesleyan (103), Wartburg (106), St. Olaf (114) and St. Thomas (123) took the top five spots.

UST's seven-women lineup: