Bloomsburg Field Hockey
October 8, 2009

Bloomsburg Women's Cross Country Ranked Fourth in Regional Poll; 25th Nationally

BLOOMSBURG-The Bloomsburg University women's cross country team is ranked fourth in the latest Atlantic Region in the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) weekly poll. The Huskies are also ranked 25th in Division II by the USTFCCCA.

The Huskies are coming off a second place finish at Lehigh University's Paul Short Run last Friday. The top three finishers for Bloomsburg were senior Angela Borealo (Easton/Easton), who finished 11th overall with a time of 22:00; senior Andrea Kellock (Lansdale/North Penn), who had a time of 22:04, finishing in 15th place; and sophomore Katie Meck (Dillsburg/Northern), who came in 17th place with a time of 22:10.

The Bloomsburg women have also placed fourth at the Mountaineer Flatland Invitational and defeated Susquehanna in a dual meet in September.

The Huskies are idle until October 17 when they travel to Easton for the Leopard Invitational on the campus of Lafayette College.



USTFCCCA Women's Atlantic Regional Rankings

Rank Team
1 Shippensburg
2 Slippery Rock
3 Kutztown
4 Bloomsburg
5 Millersville
6 Lock Haven
7 East Stroudsburg
8 West Virginia Wesleyan
9 Edinboro
10 Alderson-Broaddus


USTFCCCA Women's Division II National Rankings

Rank School Points Prev
1 Cal St. Chico 25 3
2 Grand Valley St. 24 2
3 Mo. Southern St. 23 7
4 Adams St. 22 1
5 Alas. Anchorage 21 5
6 Shippensburg 20 4
7 Western Wash. 19 8
8 Tampa 18 9
9 Augustana (S.D.) 17 10
10 Mesa St. 16 15
11 Minn. Duluth 15 6
12 Seattle Pacific 14 12
13 Southern Ind. 13 13
14 Western St. 12 11
15 Dallas Baptist 11 16
16 Hillsdale 10 17
17 Pittsburg St. 9 18
18 Slippery Rock 8 23
19 Kutztown 7 NR
20 Cal St. L.A. 6 19
21 Ferris St. 5 20
22 Stonehill 4 22
23 Harding 3 24
24 Findlay 2 NR
25 Bloomsburg 1 NR