October 25, 2003

Women Place Second at CCRI

Oct. 25, 2003

Lincoln, RI - The Brown women's team fielded a squad at the CCRI Invite and finished second as a team, only three points behind Yale. Madeleine Marecki '07 (Morris, CT) had a break out day by leading Brown and running the fastest 5k she has ever run (19:31). Marecki finished third overall. Naja Ferjan '07 (Ljubljana, Slovenia) made her cross country debut for Brown finishing fourth overall and second on the team. Kathleen Loughlin '07 (Portland, OR), Caitlin Boyle '07 (Columbus, OH) and Emily Israeli '06 (Bryn Mawr, PA) also competed for the Bears. It was Boyle's racing debut for Brown as well.

The team will compete next in the Heptagonal League Championships at Van Cortlandt Park on October 31 and then at Franklin Park in Boston on November 15 for the NCAA Regional meet.

1. Lauren Davis Yale 18:45
2. Madeleine Meek Yale 18:49
3. Madeleine Marecki BROWN 19:31
4. Naja Ferjan BROWN 19:43
5. Kathleen Loughlin BROWN 20:12
6. Katie Dewitt Yale 20:31
7. Caitlin Boyle BROWN 20:36
8. Emily Martinez Yale 20:56
9. Monica Modi Yale 21:08
10. Erika Hird CCRI 21:12
11. Emily Israeli BROWN 21:22
12. Kendra Wilitie Mass Bay CC 24:05
13. Jennifer Simas CCRI 24:16
14. Meg McDonnell CCRI 26:12