Women's Cross Country Handles Louisiana Foes for Third Place

Sept. 30, 2008

NATCHITOCHES, La. -- Louisiana Tech's women's cross country team took third place Monday afternoon at the 2008 NSU Invitational at the Demon Hills Golf Course near the campus of Northwestern State.

The Techsters bested Louisiana foes Northwestern State, UL-Monroe and Louisiana College in the seven team meet. Tech also finished ahead of East Texas Baptist.

Freshman Chelsea Dressell led the Techsters with a seventh place finish overall with a time of 22 minutes. Sophomore Morgan Owen took seventeenth at 23:09, while sophomore Kristen Loy took nineteenth at 23:47.

Sophomore Monique Wright took 27th place with a time of 26:15, while sophomore Shante Benion took thirtieth at 27:00.

Freshman Stacia Hanneman rounded out the Tech finishers at 27:50 for 34th.



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