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September 15, 2007 Winston-Salem, NC- Salem College hosted the 3rd Annual Salem College Cross-Country Invitational on Saturday morning. Rachel Fichthorn (Nokesville, VA) of Salem College won the womens race with a collegiate best 20:34 on the 5000 meter course, breaking the school record by 24 seconds. In the past 15...

September 15, 2007

Winston-Salem, NC- Salem College hosted the 3rd Annual Salem College Cross-Country Invitational on Saturday morning. Rachel Fichthorn (Nokesville, VA) of Salem College won the women’s race with a collegiate best 20:34 on the 5000 meter course, breaking the school record by 24 seconds. In the past 15 days, Fichthorn has broken the 4k, 5k and 6k school records for Salem College. Marc Ramsey of Guilford College won the men’s race in the time of 19:39.

In women’s team competition, Salem College placed their top five in the first 12 finishers to score 25 points and win the championship plaque. Meredith College placed second with 32 points and Guilford College finished third with 67 points. Members of North Carolina Wesleyan College and Jefferson College of Health Sciences also competed but did not have a complete team.

Guilford College won the men’s race with a perfect score of 15. Jefferson College of Health Sciences competed with a partial team, thus finishing second in team competition.

For the Salem Spirits, Daphne Nichols (Machiasport, ME) placed second overall in her second collegiate race in a time of 22:49. Julie Piernikowski (Potomac, MD) placed 4th (23:49), Lauren Meek (Draper, VA) captured 6th place (24:29) and Ariel Barker (Monroe, NC) finished 12th (26:32) to round out the scoring for Salem College. Anna Nieboer (St. Cloud, FL) finished 23rd in a time of 31:42.

 

3rd Annual Salem College Cross Country Invitational

September 15, 2007

Women’s Final

1.         Rachel Fichthorn           Salem College              20:34

2.         Daphne Nichols            Salem College              22:49

3.         Jessica Panameno         Meredith College          23:32

4.         Julie Piernikowski         Salem College              23:49

5.         Lauren McDonald        Meredith College          24:23

6.         Lauren Meek                Salem College              24:29

7.         Lauren Connell Meredith College          25:28  

8.         Dara Bifalco                 Meredith College          25:37

9.         Diamond McClendon   Meredith College          26:06

10.       Johanna Naradzay        Guilford College           26:21

11.       Emily Frenzel                Guilford College           26:25

12.       Ariel Barker                 Salem College              26:32

13.       Liz Chandler                 Guilford College           26:35

14.       Juliana Richardson        NC Wesleyan               26:45

15.       Katie Helms                 Meredith College          26:53

16.       Allison Alston               Meredith College          27:50

17.       Emily Querin                 Guilford College           27:51

18.       Casey Bolick                Meredith College          28:49

19.       Rachel Dede                 Guilford College           29:05

20.       Jessica Pollard              NC Wesleyan               29:15

21.       Gabby Sircica               Jefferson College          29:20

22.       Dana Small                   Guilford College           31:00

23.       Anna Nieboer               Salem College              31:42

24.       Meghan Herd               NC Wesleyan               33:19

25.       Kasey Dixon                Meredith College          34:04

26.       Tasheika Fulmore         NC Wesleyan               35:31

Men’s Standings

1.         Marc Ramsay                           Guilford College           19:39

2.         Tyler Brown                             Guilford College           20:20

3.         Nico de la Vega Billingsely        Guilford College           20:44

4.         Chad Currin                             Guilford College           22:31

5.         Jeremy Atkinson                       Jefferson College          22:54

6.         Devin Griles                              Jefferson College          23:15

7.         Reid Cranfill                             Guilford College           23:53

8.         Dave Eckes                              Jefferson College          24:06

9.         Joel Saul                                   Guilford College           25:55

10.       Anthony Stout                          Jefferson College          44:27

           

  

Team Results

 

Women

1.         Salem College              25 points

2.         Meredith College          32 points

3.         Guilford College           67 points

 Men

1.         Guilford College           15 points         

  
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