|Date:||November 2, 2019|
|Time:||12:00 pm||Results:||2 of 9||Location:||Dubuque Soccer Complex - Dubuque, Iowa|
The American Rivers Conference competed for the team title of the 2019 Cross Country Championships this afternoon at the Dubuque Soccer Complex, Dubuque, Iowa.
Wartburg College won the championship with 36 points, followed by Luther with 59, and Loras College was third with 65. Luther's second place finish was it highest finish at the league finale since 2015. The Norse also finished second that year.
The Knights Corina Collet was the individual champion. Collet covered the 5K course with a time of 19:18.6. Kassie Rosenbum of Loras College was the runner-up clocked at 19:27.2.
Four Norse earned all-conference honors by placing in the top-15 from the field of 135 runners. Amelia Morrow and Heather Hostager earned all-conference honors for the second time of their careers. Morrow placed sixth (29:21) and Hostager was 13th (20:45.9). Vera Lindhorst, who placed seventh (20:23.3) and Lauren Berg, who placed 15th (20:52.7), received conference medals for the first time.
Two weeks from today, Wartburg College will host the NCAA III Central Regional. This will be the qualifying meet for the NCAA III National Championships. Race time for the women in Waverly, Iowa is slated for Noon.
Sponsor: Cross Country (women)
Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586