Rebels Cap Season At NCAA West Regional|
Nov. 10, 2007
LAS VEGAS -
UNLV wrapped up its season at the NCAA West Regional on Saturday, which was hosted by the University of Oregon and run at the Springfield Country Club, Saturday.
The Rebels finished 26th overall at the meet, which was won by Stanford for the ninth-consecutive time, as the Cardinal had three of the top five finishers on the day. Teresa McWalters won the meet for the Cardinal with a time of 19:57.30 over the 6K course.
Ashley Silva came in 164th with a time of 23:25.35, Jenni Shearer finished 179th with a time of 23:54.15, Samantha Jennings came in 188th in a time of 24:17.00, Laura Lundin was 190th with a time of 24:30.00 and Ali Ainsworth was 194th with a time of 24:41.95.
Eugene-Springfield was one of nine host sites across the nation that automatically advanced the top two team finishers and top four individuals from non-qualifying teams to the NCAA Championships, scheduled for Monday, November 19 at Indiana State University's LaVern Gibson Championship Course in Terre Haute, Ind.
Another 13 at-large teams and two at-large individuals will be added from across the nation to the 31-team, 255-runner M&W NCAA fields on the evening of Sun., Nov. 11. At-large team selection criteria is based on teams' head-to-head records against other actual and potential NCAA qualifiers.