Bloomsburg Cross Country
September 18, 2007

Bloomsburg Cross Country Team Remains Nationally Ranked

BLOOMSBURG-- The Bloomsburg University women's cross country team is ranked 18th in the nation last week by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).

Bloomsburg opened their season by placing first at the Buffalo State Invitational. Angela Borealo (Easton/Easton) placed first in the 5k in a time of 18:27, while Andrea Kellock (Lansdale/North Penn) took second in 18:54.

Bloomsburg also took top honors at the Husky Invitational, were the Huskies swept the top five spots. Borealo placed first for the Huskies for the second straight week in a time of 23:05. Beth Schwing (Hershey/Lower Dauphin) placed second in 23:56 with Kellock third just a half second behind. Amber Hackenberg (Middleburg/Middleburg) was fourth in 24:12 with Ashley Shuck (Milton/Milton) took fifth in 24:38.

The Huskies also competed in the Lock Haven Invitational were they placed third out of 11 teams, falling only to Division I schools West Virginia University and Kent State.

The Huskies will be back in action Saturday, September 28th at the Lehigh Paul Short Invitational. Women's NCAA Division II National Poll

1. Adams State
2. Western State
3. Harding
4. Grand Valley State
5. Seattle Pacific
6. Augustana
7. Cal State LA
8. Chico State
9. University of Colorado at Colorado Springs
10. Wisconsin-Parkside
11. Abilene Christian
12. Kutztown
13. UC-San Diego
14. Pittsburg State
15. Edinboro
16. North Dakota
17. Tampa
18. Bloomsburg
19. Alabama-Huntsville
20. Slippery Rock
21. Missouri Southern State
22. Findlay
23. Southwest Baptist
24. Southern Indiana
25. Central Missouri