2013 Cross Country Athletes of the Week
October 21, 2013-October 27, 2013
Angie Gasser, Senior, Tomah, Wis.
Gasser was the top Blugold finisher Friday at the Blugolds' Lake Wissota Invitational. She placed fourth overall with a 5,000-meter time of 19:49.
October 14, 2013-October 20, 2013
Lucy Ramquist, Sophomore, River Falls, Wis.
Competing in her first race of the season, Ramquist helped the Blugolds to a 10th place finish out of 37 teams at the Brooks Invitational, hosted by UW-Oshkosh, on Saturday. She placed 62nd out of 509 runners, the Blugolds' third finisher, with a 6,000-meter time of 23:08.
September 30, 2013-October 6, 2013
Jami Riley, Senior, Fairmont, Minn.
Riley was the Blugolds' second finisher Friday, placing 47th out of 424 runners to help Eau Claire to a sixth place finish out of 25 teams at the Blugold Invitational. She covered the 6,000-meter course in a time of 23:36.
September 23, 2013-September 29, 2013
Melody Becker, Freshman, Osseo, Wis.
Becker won the Saint Mary's No Limit Invitational on Friday, leading the Blugolds to a first place finish out of five teams. In a field of 54 runners, Becker finished the hilly 6,000-meter course with a time of 24:44.2.
September 9, 2013-September 15, 2013
Alana Jenkins, Senior, Eau Claire, Wis./Memorial
Jenkins led the Blugolds to a third place finish at the UW-River Falls Falcon Invitational on Saturday. She completed the 6,000-meter course in 12th place out of 148 runners with a personal record time of 23:08.7.