The Lady Raider runners competed well enough to earn a fourth place finish at the Briar Cliff Invite on October 9th. 10 of the 19 runners recorded their personal bests in times.
Senior Charity Miles led Northwestern with a sixth place finish and a time of 18:12. Seniors Jenna Sorensen (13th) and Sara Hess (16th) ran their personal bests with times 18:36 and 18:44, respectively. Junior Allison Weeldreyer ran a personal best of 19:17, which put her at 36th place and 39th place went to junior Teresa Scholten after she ran a personal best 19:22. Freshman Dawn Glidersleeve also ran her best time, 19:44, and came in 46th place. Sophomore Leslie Stover’s 19:53 put her in 54th place.
The Raiders’ next meet will be on Saturday, Oct. 23rd, at the Graphic Edge Cross Country Invitational.