Nov. 10, 2011
Rice's women's cross country team runs on Saturday, November 12 at the NCAA South Central Regional at the Cottonwood Creek Golf Course in Waco, Texas.
It is the eighth time in the last nine seasons, that Baylor has hosted the NCAA South Central Regional. The men's 10,000-meter race kicks off the day at 10 a.m., followed by the women's 6,000-meter event at 11:15. An awards ceremony follows the morning's events near the CCGC clubhouse. The top two teams receive automatic bids to the NCAA Championship in Terre Haute, Ind.
Competing for Jim Bevan's Owls are Becky Wade, Halsey Fowler, Allison Pye, Lindsay Miller, Allie Schaich, Farrah Madanay, and Heather Olson. Two weeks ago the Owls placed third at the Conference USA Championship as Wade and Pye earned All-C-USA First Team honors by placing fifth and sixth respectively.
Last season, Nicole Mericle won the NCAA South Central individual title for the second time and Britany Williams placed eighth to lead the Owls to a second place finish with 72 points and the automatic bid to the NCAA Championship
2010 NCAA South Central Rice Results
1 Nicole Mericle 20:16.3
8 Britany Williams 20:48.1
14 Halsey Fowler 21:06.0
20 Becky Wade 21:14.5
30 Allison Pye 21:26.1
46 Meredith Gamble 21:43.3
59 Marie Thompson 22:06.7
2010 NCAA South Central Team Results
Place Points Team
1 43 Texas
2 72 Rice
3 99 Arkansas
4 105 Baylor
5 140 Texas A&M
6 150 Stephen F. Austin
7 216 SMU
8 243 Texas A&M-CC
9 313 Lamar
10 327 Houston
11 348 McNeese State
12 354 Arkansas State
13 357 Texas Christian
14 357 Nicholls State
15 361 UTSA
16 378 LSU
17 387 Texas-Pan American
18 422 Texas State
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