For Immediate Release


November 11, 2006


Rhode Island College Women’s Cross Country Places 47th at NCAA N.E. Regional Championships


Springfield, MA—The Rhode Island College women’s cross country team placed 47th overall (48 Teams) with a score of 1,387 at the NCAA New England Regional Cross Country Championships, hosted by Springfield College on Saturday, Nov. 11. Middlebury won the meet with a score of 73.


Sophomore Hannah Clark (Attleboro, MA) was RIC’s top runner, placing  252nd with a time of 29:03. Freshman Elizabeth Ann Glunt (Altoona, PA) placed 274th with a time of 30:06, freshman Christine Smith (Foster, RI) placed 292nd with a time of 32:00, junior Maria Valletta (Cranston, RI) placed 303rd with a time of 33:21 and freshman Lindsey Genovesi (West Warwick, RI) rounded out the RIC contingent, placing 318th with a time of 41:37.