Terps Perfect At UMES Lid-Lifter
Sept. 1, 2012
COLLEGE PARK, MD. - The University of Maryland women's cross country team got the 2012 season off to a perfect start as the Terrapins swept the top seven spots at the UMES Lid-Lifter meet on Saturday in Princess Anne, Md.
Senior Anna Roth was the top finisher for the Terps, completing the 5k course in a time of 19:13.00. She was followed by a trio of Terrapin freshman who placed second, third and fourth, respectively. Jackie Lazzaro finished with a time of 20:01.00, while Emily VandeWater came in third with a time of 20:19.00. Catherine Shetto was fourth in 20:21.00.
Sophomore Maeve McCoy completed the sweep of the scoring spots for Maryland, finishing fifth with a time of 20:31.00, just four seconds better than freshman Katie Nappi, who came in sixth overall in 20:34.00.
Senior Christy Goldmann made it an overall sweep of the top seven spots in the race for the Terrapins, completing the course in 20:37.00.
Five other Terrapins also competed in the meet. Junior Kallie Fehr came in ninth overall (20:45.00) and junior Caitlin Orr finished 10th (20:52.00). Sophomoe Sarah Vossler finished in 12th place (21:22.00), while juniors Bridget Nolan (21:51.00) and Taylor Bumpas (22:18.00) came in 13th and 15th, respectively.
Maryland will return to competition on Sept. 15 at the Salty Dog Invitational in Annapolis.
1. Anna Roth - UMD (1), 19:13.00
2. Lazzaro, Jackie - UMD (2), 20:01.00
3. Emily VandeWater - UMD (3), 20:19.00
4. Catherine Sheffo - UMD (4), 20:21.00
5. Maeve McCoy - UMD (5), 20:31.00
6. Katie Nappi * - UMD (6), 20:34.00
7. Christy Goldmann * - UMD (7), 20:37.00
8. Ishakeema Swain - MSU (8), 20:42.00
9. Kallie Fehr * - UMD (--), 20:45.00
10. Caitlin Orr * - UMD (--), 20:52.00
11. Latitia Salley - UMES (9), 21:19.00
12. Sarah Vossler * - UMD (--), 21:22.00
13. Bridget Nolan * - UMD (--), 21:51.00
14. Patrice Rowe - MSU (10), 22:04.00
15. Taylor Bumpas * - UMD (--), 22:18.00
* - Does not count in team score