Fourth week at No. 1 in region ranking for women's cross country

Sports Information
October 11, 2011

NEW ORLEANS - The St. Olaf women's cross country team is ranked No. 1 in the Central Region for the fourth week in a row, according to the U.S. Track and Field Coaches Association poll.

St. Olaf won the Pine Hill Invitational in decided fashion last Saturday, with five Oles placing in the top 10 and 9 in the top 20. Junior Sophie Pietrick was named the MIAC's athlete of the week for her second place finish at the event.

The Oles compete this Saturday at the UW-Oshkosh Brooks Invite.

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