Women's Cross Country Roster
WHY LEHIGH? "The great balance between the academic reputation and strong athletics."
ON COACH UTESCH: "She cares about each individual runner and is always checking in."
6K: 22:32.9 (2011 Lafayette Invitational)
Finished 21st at the Lehigh Invitational (23:42.31)…Placed seventh at the Lehigh-Lafayette Dual Meet (23:10)…Finished 275th at the 39th Paul Short Run Women’s Gold race with a time of 23:49…Placed 63rd at the Patriot League Championships, crossing the line in 25:55.3.
Ran full schedule including Patriot League Championship and NCAA Mid-Atlantic regional qualifiers… opened season with 11th place finish at Lehigh Invitational… set new personal best of 22:32.9 with 14th place finish at Lafayette Invitational… finished 32nd at Patriot League Championship and 131st at Mid-Atlantic qualifier… named to Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
Finished 14th overall in her first collegiate race and was Lehigh's top freshman finisher at the Lehigh Invitational...ran to a top-50 finish at the Iona Meet of Champions...set a new personal best 6K time of 23:02 at the Penn State National Invite.
PERSONAL: Daughter of James and Melanie.