WINDCREST, TEXAS (Oct. 5, 2019) - The Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) women's cross-country team won the Fifth Annual OLLU Cross-Country Invite Saturday morning at the Windcrest Golf Course.
Head Coach Stephen Sherman commented, "It was a good day for us for sure. Anytime our team is able to win our own meet, it's hard to complain. We still have plenty to work on, such as getting our one through five time gap down, but I am pleased with the way we took care of business today. We will look forward to continuing to improve into our Kansas meet and beyond."
The Saints tallied 24 points to win the 5k, and they were followed by NCAA D2 St. Edward's University with 49 points and NCAA D3 University of St. Thomas with 55 points.
The top finisher for the Saints was Nadia Sifuentes (FR/Brownsville, Texas), who ws the runner up with a time of 20:50. In third place was Sabrina Garcia (SO/Brownsville, Texas) at 21:00, followed by Lindsey Broussard (FR/Kingwood, Texas) at 21:33 for seventh place and Alyssa Vidales (FR/San Antonio, Texas) at 22:08 for 10th place. Other finishers were Kimber Watson (SO/Kingwood, Texas) at 22:22, Robbie Sue Espericueta (FR/La Villa, Texas) at 22:57, Andrea Gandara (SR/Kaufman, Texas) at 23:19 and Gloria Cervantes (FR/Laredo, Texas) at 26:00.
The Saints will now prepare for their next meet, which will be the NAIA Mid-States Classic hosted by Southwestern College in Winfield, Kan., on Oct. 26.