Bloomsburg Cross Country
September 17th, 2008

Bloomsburg Women's Cross Country is Ranked 13th in National Poll

BLOOMSBURG, PA -The Bloomsburg University women's cross country team is ranked 13th in the United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association Division II Women's Cross Country national poll for the second week in a row.

The Bloomsburg women's squad was idle last week, but two weeks ago took first place at the Husky Invitational. Junior Angela Borealo (Easton/Easton) took first place, finishing in a time of 22:48 winning the 6,000 meter event by 18 seconds. Katie Meck (Dillsburg/Northern) finished third in a time of 23:20, while Ashley Shuck (Milton/Milton) was fourth in 23:45.

Adams State maintains their spot in the poll at first place, followed by Seattle Pacific in 2nd. From the PSAC, Shippensburg is ranked 14th, Kutztown 16th and Slippery Rock 22nd.

The Huskies travel to Iona College for the Meet of Champions on September 20th at 9:30 a.m.


U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) coach's national rankings


1.          Adams State
2.          Seattle Pacific
3.          Grand Valley State
4.          Chico State
5.          Augustana (SD)
6.          Western State
7.          Tampa
8.          Cal State LA
9.          Missouri Southern State
10.         Abilene Christian
11.         Southern Indiana
12.         Harding
13.         Bloomsburg
14.         Shippensburg
15.         Alabama Huntsville
16.         Kutztown
17.         Pittsburg State
18.         UC San Diego
19.         Ferris State
20.         Northern Michigan
21.         Dallas Baptist
22.         Slippery Rock
23.         Wisconsin-Parkside
24.         Minnesota-Duluth
25.         Stonehill