St. Norbert Wins MWC Title as Scherer Claims Individual Championship
From Sports Information Director, October 30, 2010 | Women's Cross Country
by Dan Lukes, email@example.com, (920) 403-4077
Senior Jenny Scherer won her second MWC individual title to go along with her 2008 championship. Scherer is unbeaten in six races this fall.
St. Norbert put together a dominating team effort to win its fifth Midwest Conference title. The Green Knights scored 31 points to finish well ahead of runner-up Monmouth College's 51 points.
Scherer covered the 6-kilometer course with ease, finishing with a time of 21 minutes 6 seconds. Monmouth's Mary Kate Beyer was second at 21:53.
Amanda Whipple finished fourth overall for the Green Knights with a time of 22:58. Carrie Trina was sixth in 23:16, and Kelsey Timm placed ninth in 23:26. Hannah Andrekus completed the St. Norbert scoring with an 11th-place finish in 23:37.
Sara Hasenjager had St. Norbert's sixth-best time with a 24th-place finish in 24:15. Elvia Martinez was 27th overall with a finish of 24:20.
St. Norbert coach Don Augustine was named Midwest Conference Coach of the Year.