Women′s Cross Country Wins 2009 South/Southeast Regional Championship


Publication Date: 11/16/2009

The Women’s Cross Country Team has captured its first ever NCAA Division III South/Southeast Region Team Championship. The competition was held November 14 in Greensboro, N.C.

“What a tremendous team effort,” said Head Coach Robert Shankman. “Winning the region title has been our team goal since early summer.  Over the last four weeks, we have battled illness and several minor injuries, but everyone stayed focused on the goal.

Team captain Cybil Covic led the Lynx with a second place overall finish, and Taylor Stephens finished third.  Rhodes will advance to next week’s NCAA Championship Meet in Cleveland.

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