Cross Country Teams Wrap up Regular Season with Bradley Classic

Courtesy: Green Bay Athletics
Release: October 16, 2010
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The women's cross country team wrapped up its regular season competing against three other league schools at the Bradley Classic

PEORIA, Ill. ( - The Green Bay men's and women's cross country teams wrapped up their regular season competition with the Bradley Classic Friday night held at Newman Golf Course.

20 teams competed in the women's 6K race including Horizon League rivals UIC, Milwaukee and Loyola. Green Bay scored 593 points with Areanna Lakowske (Sparta, Wis.) pacing the way in 111th place, crossing the line in 24:21 with an average mile pace of 6:32.

Junior Annie Bley (Sevastopol, Wis.) was 116th with an average pace of 6:39, finishing in 24:46. Bley was two seconds ahead of teammate Danielle Pozolinski (Kimberly, Wis.) in 24:48.

Leah Farley (Algoma, Wis.) completed the 6K course in a time of 25:19 followed by freshman Kristi Petasek (New Franken, Wis.) in 25:29 to round out the top five scorers for the Phoenix.

Milwaukee's Elise Sigg won the race in a time of 21:05, running an average mile pace of 5:40. Iowa State had the lowest team score with 69 points, claiming first place honors.

Loyola, UIC and Milwaukee also competed against the Phoenix in the 20-team men's race. Green Bay scored 678 points with Stephen Wagner (Seyomour, Wis.) pacing the way with an average mile of 5:29, finishing in 27:12.

Sophomore Paul Malcore (Luxemberg-Casco, Wis.) was six seconds behind Wagner, finishing in 27:18 (5:30 pace). Erik Blomsness (Winona, Minn.) crossed the line in 27:38 (5:34 pace).

Joshua Clark (Gillett, Wis.) completed the 8K course in 27:46 while Evan Wachter (Plymouth, Wis.) finished in 28:00, rounding out the scoring for the Phoenix.

DePaul's Matthew Graham won the race in 23:37, with an average pace of 4:45. Iowa won the event with 67 team points.

Green Bay will compete in the Horizon League Championships Saturday, Oct. 30 held at Lincoln Park in Chicago, Ill. This year's championships are being hosted by Loyola and will kick off at 11 a.m. with the women's 5K race followed by the men's 8K race at noon.

Saturday , October 08
Cross Country 
at UW-Parkside
10:00 AM
Kenosha, Wis.
Friday , October 14
Cross Country 
at Bradley
4:30 PM
Peoria, Ill.
Saturday , October 29
Cross Country 
at Horizon League Championships (Milwaukee)
11:00 AM
Kenosha, Wis.
Friday , November 11
Cross Country 
at NCAA Great Lakes Regional (Wisconsin)
12:00 PM
Madison, Wis.



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