Brown Cross Country Women Take 5th at Iona Meet of Champions

Sept. 27, 2003

Van Courtlandt Park, New York - The Women's Cross Country team placed fifth out of a field of 18 schools at the Iona Meet of Champions held at Van Courtlandt Park in New York on Saturday, September 20. The Bears finished with a team score of 193 points.

Individually, the Bears had 4 racers in the top 50. Sophomore Anna Willard (Greenwood, ME) led the Bears, finishing in 24th place with a time of 22:53. Juniors Meredith Crocker (Wakefield, RI), Julie Komosinski (San Diego, CA), and Emma Sarro (Chatham, NY) finished next as a tight pack, in 39th (23:12), 44th (23:16), and 47th (23:21). In her season debut, Senior Captain Kristin Ware (Indianapolis, IN) ran in scoring position to capture 54th place in 23:27.

The team will continue action at Franklin Park in Boston for the New England Championship meet on October 10.
Top 5 Team Scores:
1. PRINCETON- 36
2. YALE- 119
3. PITTSBURGH- 181
4. DARTMOUTH- 192
5. BROWN- 193

Individual Top 5:
1. EMILY KROSHUS, PRINCETON, 21:32.3
2. CACK FERRELL, PRINCETON, 21:41.0
3. ANGELA HOMAN, AUBURN, 21:49.6
4. SHEILA KLICK, LASALLE, 21:55.3
5. KRISTEN COON, URI, 22:02.0

Brown Finishers:
24. Anna Willard, 22:53.4
39. Meredith Crocker, 23:12.3
44. Julie Komosinski, 23:16.5
46. Emma Sarro, 23:21.9
54. Kristin Ware 23:27.1
62. Caci Cambruzzi 23:37.9
104. Heather Driscoll 24:25.0
127. Jilane Rodgers 25:18.5