Sat, Nov. 6, 2004 - [Women's Cross Country]
Bourbonnais, Ill. - Senior Susan Bansley (Chicago, Ill./Mother McAuley) and juniors Christine Schmidt (Chicago, Il/Moraine Valley CC) and Lorraine Greene (Oak Lawn, Il/Mother McAuley) helped the Cougars to an eighth place overall finish out of 12 teams in the NAIA Region VII Championship on Saturday at host Olivet Nazarene University with times of 21:54 (No. 326), 22:49 (No. 333), and 23:02 (No. 330), respectively. Saturday's race marked the end of a great season for the Cougars, who took 4th place in the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC) in the 5K run.
Other finishers for the Cougars were: Grace Patino (Aurora, Ill/West Aurora) in 23:27 (No. 332), Jessica Bertalmio (Chicago, Ill/UIC) with a 24:07 (No. 327), and Jessica Mossuto (Oak Forest, Ill/Oak Forest) in 24:20 (No. 331). Junior Diana Flerick (Palos Heights, Ill/Moraine Valley CC) and senior Laura Dignan (Chicago, Ill/Mother McAuley) finished the race in times of 26:00 (No. 329) and 26:25 (No. 328), respectively.