Yale Fifth at ECAC Championship
Nov. 17, 2007
BRONX, N.Y. - The Yale women's cross country team concluded their season Saturday afternoon at the ECAC championship at Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx, N.Y. The Bulldogs finished fifth overall with a score of 154 points, behind team champion Villanova, which won the meet with a score of 43 points.
Senior Ingrid Sproll led the Bulldogs in her last cross country appearance of her collegiate career, finishing 17th in 18:29. Junior Kelli Buck was second for the team, crossing the finish line in 23rd place (18:38). Next was senior Meredith Leenhouts, who finished 31st in 18:46. Fourth for the Bulldogs was senior Elizabeth Calle (43rd - 19:12) and junior Kathryn Schleckser closed the scoring for Yale with a 59th place finish in 19:35.
With the finish of ECACs also comes the conclusion of team events for the Yale women's cross country 2007-2008 season. Members of the cross country team will race at the Yale Season Opener, the Bulldogs' first indoor track and field meet, on December 8th at Coxe Cage.
report by Ted Galligan '10, Yale Sports Publicity