Monday, August 26, 2013
The Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Coaches' Preseason women's cross country poll has been released and the Mount has been chosen to finish ninth this season. Manchester University, which is shooting for its fifth straight HCAC Championships this season, was chosen as the front runner in the poll, garnering eight, first-place votes, totaling 97 points. Hanover College (one, first-place vote, 90 points) and Franklin College (one, first-place vote, 83 points) were the next two teams in the poll.
Anderson University, Bluffton University, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Earlham College, Defiance College, the Mount, and Transylvania University round out the poll.
The following Mount runners were selected as "Runners to Watch" for the 2013 season:
Emily Wohlfrom Junior Cincinnati, OH/Oak Hills
Kelleen Scott Senior Newark, Ohio/Catholic
Amanda Shelby Sophomore Cincinnati, Ohio/Lakota West
Click here for the complete HCAC release.