Bloomsburg Cross Country
September 10th, 2008

Bloomsburg Women's Cross Country Ranked 13th in National Rankings

BLOOMSBURG- The Bloomsburg University women's cross country team is ranked 13th in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCA) Division II women's cross country poll for the week of September 10th.

The Huskies are coming off an impressive showing at the Husky Invitational, in which the Huskies took first place with 24 points, placing three runners in the top five.

Junior Angela Borealo (Easton/Easton) took first place. She finished in a time of 22:48 to win the 6,000 meter event by 18 seconds. Katie Meck (Dillsburg/Northern) finished third in a time of 23:20, while Ashley Shuck (Milton/Milton) was fourth in 23:45.

Adams State retains their number one ranking, followed by No. 2 Seattle Pacific. From the PSAC, Shippensburg is ranked 15th, Kutztown 17th and Slippery Rock 22nd.

Bloomsburg travels to Iona College on September 20th for a 10 a.m. race.

U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) coach's national rankings

1.          Adams State       
2.          Seattle Pacific       
3.          Grand Valley State       
4.          Chico State        
5.          Augustana (SD)        
6.          Western State       
7.          Tampa        
8.          Cal State LA       
9.          Missouri Southern State       
10.         Abilene Christian        
11.         Southern Indiana        
12.         Harding       
13.         Bloomsburg        
14.         Alabama Huntsville        
15.         Shippensburg        
16.         Pittsburg State       
17.         Kutztown       
18.         UC San Diego        
19.         Ferris State        
20.         Northern Michigan        
21.         Dallas Baptist       
22.         Slippery Rock       
23.         Wisconsin-Parkside        
24.         Minnesota-Duluth       
25.         Stonehill