Women's Cross Country - NCAA III National Championships - Hosted by UW-Oshkosh
|Date:||November 19, 2011|
|Results:||23rd of 32|
Luther placed 23rd from the field of 32 teams this morning at the NCAA III National Championships. UW-Oshkosh hosted the national finale at Lake Breeze Golf Course in Winneconne, Wis.
Washington University (Mo) won its first national championship after placing second a year ago. Middlebury College (Vt), entered the national finale as the top ranked team in the country, and was trying to repeat as national champions.Williams College (Mass), Claremont-Mudd-Scripps College (Calif.) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology completed the top-five teams.
Emma Spoon capped off her career by earning all-America honors for the first time. Spoon placed 18th from the field of 277 runners, but scored 10 points for the team total. She covered the 6K course in a time of 21:26.84. Spoon becomes Luther's first all-America since 2008.
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