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Luther - UW-La Crosse Dual - Recap

From site: Cross Country (women)

Date:October 19, 2018
Time:4:30 pm
Results:L 23-36

This afternoon was the 10th meeting in this dual meet series that began in 1985. These two teams raced each other in 1985, 1988 and 1989 and then did not face each other again until 2012. Since that year, they have race each other every year.

UW-La Crosse placed five runners in the top-eight from the field of 37 runners and defeated Luther by a final of 23-36 this afternoon in the valley. 

Luther freshman Amelia Morrow won the individual title clocked at (19:21) on the 5K course. The remainder of the Norse five and where they placed included freshmen Heather Hostager (5th - 20:07) and Katie Fetting (7th - 20:16), senior Anna Restemayer (12th (11 pts) - 20:37), and junior Emmy Buntrock (13th (12pts) - 20:40).

Sophomores Amelia Hornseth (14th (13pts) - 20:40.0) and Gretchen Blain (17th (14pts) - 20:48) compelted the top seven. 

Complete Results

Luther's next competition will be the American Rivers Conference Championships on Saturday, Oct. 27. Nebraska Wesleyan University will host the league finale at Pioneer's Park in Lincoln, Neb. Start time for the women's race is scheduled for 11:00 a.m.

Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586

Amelia Morrow