SMC at MIAA Championships
Belles Finish Fourth at MIAA Championships
THREE RIVERS, Mich. -- The Saint Mary's College cross country team finished in fourth at the MIAA Championships on Saturday with a score of 115.
Megan McClowry continued to lead the pack of Belles as the junior finished 13th overall with a time of 23:55.8. McClowry has been the top finisher for the Belles at each race this season.
Clare McVey was the next harrier for Saint Mary's to finish with a time of 24:34.4 for 24th.
Rounding out the scoring and finishing in 25th, 26th, and 27th were Joanne Almond, Caite Salyer, and Caitlin Brodmerkel, respectively. The three finished in a two second span on the afternoon. Almond finished in 24:44.5, Salyer in 24:45.4, and Brodmerkel in 24:46.5.
The Belles conclude the regular season with a fourth place finish in the MIAA. Standings are determined by a combination teams' standings at the MIAA Jamboree in September and the MIAA Championships today.
Next up for Saint Mary's will be the NCAA Regional at Otterbein College on November 15.
All-MIAA First Team
Allison Iott, Kalamazoo** (senior from Milford/Milford HS)
Calah Schlabach, Calvin**** (senior from St. Michaels, Ariz./St. Michaels HS)
Lauren Bergstrom, Calvin*** (senior from Rochester, Minn./Century HS)
Jessica Koster, Calvin** (junior from Grand Rapids/GR Christian HS)
Elizabeth Smit, Calvin** (junior from Kirkland, Wash./Bellevue Christian HS)
Jesi Hale, Calvin** (senior from Rehoboth, N.M./Gallup HS)
Kelly Edwards, Calvin* (senior from Grand Blanc/Grand Blanc HS)
Jillian McLaughlin, Kalamazoo** (junior from Grosse Pointe/South HS)
All-MIAA Second Team
Mary Tolsma, Calvin (junior from Hawthorne, N.J./Eastern Christian HS)
Kate Nelson, Hope (freshman from Williamston/Williamston HS)
Kelly Luftkin, Hope (freshman from Houghton/Houghton HS)
Karlyn Sikma, Hope (freshman from Grand Rapids/NorthPointe Christian HS)
Erica Nichols, Albion (junior from Greenville/Greenville HS)
Emily Fischer, Hope (sophomore from Naperville, Ill./ Central HS)
Megan McClowry, Saint Mary’s (junior from Naperville, Ill./Central HS)
Emily McLaughlin, Albion (sophomore from Grosse Pointe/South HS)