2006 Cross Country
NCAA Regional Meet at Hanover
Beavers compete in NCAA Regional Meet at Hanover College
November 11, 2006
The men's and women's cross country traveled to Hanover, Indiana, for the Div. III NCAA Regional Meet on Saturday, November 11.
Junior Sarah Humphrey (Upper Sandusky/Upper Sandusky) led the Bluffton women as she finished 109th with a time of 25:29.5. Freshman Jennifer Thoele (Laura/Milton Union) and senior Lauren Bailey (Powell/Upper Arlington) were the next Beavers to finish as they finished 205th (29:19.12) and 210th (29:50.7) respectively. Freshman Brooke Habrum (Magnolia/Sandy Valley) ended the race 217th (30:59.3).
Hillary Shilosio (Eldoret, Kenya) continued to lead the men's team as he finished 202nd, crossing the line in 30:27.0. He was followed closely by senior Joel Koerner (Kolona, Iowa/Iowa Mennonite) who had a career-best time of 30:32.5 good for 205th. Senior Dave Espinoza (Toledo/Whitmer) ended his collegiate career, finishing 211th with a time of 31:11.4, while fellow senior Pat Cooley (Ludlow Falls/Milton Union) finished 214th (31:47.9).
This concludes the 2006 season for both the men's and women's cross country teams.