Women's Cross Country

Baldwin Leads Women's Cross At Brown

Colleen Wetherbee placed second for UMass on Friday and 12th overall.

Colleen Wetherbee placed second for UMass on Friday and 12th overall.

Oct. 14, 2011


WARWICK, R.I. - With 75 points, the UMass women's cross country team placed third as a team in a field of four squads at the Rothenberg Race on Friday afternoon. The Brown University hosted meet was the final competition before the highly anticipated A-10 Championships for the Minutewomen.

Leading UMass for the first time this year was 2009 A-10 Rookie of the Year Courtney Baldwin. The junior harrier placed tenth in a field of 53 competitors with a time of 19:13.2.

Colleen Wetherbee and Rachel Hilliard trailed Baldwin in 12th and 16th respectively with times of 19:22.8 and 19:39.0. Sarah Barrett and Mary Cole rounded out the UMass quintet in 17th and 20th. The duo crossed the line at 19:40.5 and 19:57.1 respectively.

Julie LaFreniere's squad returns to action on October 29 for the A-10 Championships in Charlotte, N.C.




    Event Calendar

    Friday, Sept 26
    at Coast to Coast Battle in Beantown 3:00 PM
    Saturday, Oct 4
    at Paul Short Invitational 11:45 AM
    Saturday, Oct 11
    at New England Championship 12:00 PM
    Friday, Oct 24
    at CCSU Mini-Meet (3K) 4:00 PM
    Saturday, Nov 1
    at Atlantic 10 Championship 10:00 AM
    Friday, Nov 14
    at NCAA Regional Championship 1:00 PM
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