Sept. 26, 2004
Tallahassee, Fla. – The Florida State cross country team finished in third place at the Flrunners.com Invitational V in Tampa, Fla., on Saturday, September 25, 2004. The Seminoles posted 75 points behind Tampa (24 points) and Florida Southern (64 points). Redshirt sophomore Cathleen Willy (Pembroke Pines, FL/Central Kitsap) finished first for the Seminoles, crossing the line in 9th place in a time of 19:46.35.
Senior Sydney Mondragon (Pueblo, CO/South) took 12th place, completing the 5K course in 19:57.48. She was followed by freshman Audrey Hand (Virginia Beach, VA/Kellam) whose time of 20:07.65 was good for 14th place. Adding to the scoring were redshirt-junior Suzanne Shepherd (Ellis, OK/Ellis) and freshman Lauren Kolakowski (Plant City, FL/Lakeland Christian), who finished in 21st and 28th place. Sophomore Stefanie Bechler (Libertyville, IL/Libertyville) and junior Kristin Walls (Boynton Beach, FL/Atlantic) rounded out the top seven with 37th and 48th place finishes.
The Seminoles return to the course for the Notre Dame Invite on Friday, October 1, 2004. For updated statistics and results, check out the official Florida State website -www.seminoles.com.