|Date:||October 4, 2019|
|Time:||5:15 pm||Results:||7 of 27||Location:||Whitetail Golf Course - Colfax, Wis.|
Twenty-seven teams competed at today's UW-Eau Claire Invitational. The 6K course was run on the Whitetail Golf Course located in Colfax, Wis.
Three of the six teams ahead of the Norse were ranked in the top-35 of the USTFCCCA Division III National Poll released Oct. 2. Host No. 18 UW-Eau Claire won the team title with 49 points. The University of Minnesota was second with 61. No. 33 St. Olaf was third with 61 and was followed by UW-Stevens Point with 152 and UW-Oshkosh with 169. No. 6 UW-La Crosse finished sixth today with 177 points. Luther placed seventh with a team total of 209.
Individually, Vera Lindhorst was the first Norse to cross the finish line with a time of 22:54.5. Lindhorst finished 19th from the field of 343 runners that completed the course. The remainder of the Norse five that counted towards the team scored included Amelia Morrow (37th - 23:27.4), Kat Hoffman (61st - 23:55.7), Heather Hostager (62nd - 23:57.7) and Amelia Hornseth (68th - 24:05.0). Lauren Mahnke (84th - 24:19.4) and Lauren Berg (96th - 24:30.5) finished sixth and seventh for the Norse.
Sponsor: Cross Country (women)
Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586