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Emma Spoon led the Norse to a fifth place finish at the UW-Eau Claire Invitational this afternoon. The 6k course was run on the Whitetail Golf Course, Colfax, Wis.
Spoon scored four points for the Norse clocked at 22:25. Spoon was the third Division III runner to cross the finish line in the field of 341 runners.
Melissa Erickson (25, 23:17), Christina Storlie (28, 23:19), Annie Klepper (49, 23:56) and Sam McAllister (63, 24:23) completed the Norse scoring. Michelle Boursier (64, 24:24) and Anna Murray (79, 24:42) finished sixth and seventh respectively for the team.
Carleton College won the team title with 43 points. University of Minnesota was second with 54 and host Eau Claire was third with 65.
The Norse will return to action on Saturday, Oct. 8, when they will travel to St. Paul, Minn., to race in the St. Kate's Invitational.
Questions? Contact David Blanchard, post_to_results, 563-387-1586