ASU Fifth In Region Rankings

ASU Fifth In Region Rankings

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The Augusta State women's cross country squad is ranked fifth in the first NCAA Southeast Region poll of the regular season. The rankings were released Tuesday by the USTFCCCA.

The Lady Jaguars got off to a good start in their season-opening meet on Friday, Sept. 10, took first place in a meet at Georgia College & State. The ASU women (32) outpointed SCAD (44) by 12 points to win the meet.

Sophomores Holly Keeper and Claudia Nunez-Lopez and junior Lyndsay Nichols finished fourth, fifth and sixth, respectively, while junior Celia Kresser (eighth) and freshman Alicia Connolly (ninth) booked top-10 efforts.

The ASU women's team, along with the Jaguar men's squad, returns to action on Saturday, Oct. 2 at the Greater Louisville Classic in Louisville, Ky.

NCAA Southeast Region Cross Country Poll
(as of Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010)
1. Columbus State
2. Queens (N.C.)
3. Lenoir-Rhyne
4. Anderson (S.C)
6. King College
7. Mount Olive
8. Lees-McRae
10. Converse