Torero Women Place 12th at UCR Invite

USDTOREROSDOTCOM Tiffanie Marley
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Tiffanie Marley
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Oct. 1, 2005

by Amanda Piechowski

The Torero women's cross country team competed at the 25th Annual UC Riverside Cross Country Invitational this weekend in Riverside, CA.

Torero graduate student Tiffanie Marley clocked in at a final time of 17:48.80 to finish in third place. Concordia's Natalie Perkins took first place with a final time of 17:23.50 in the 5K race. She was followed by Annemarie Byrne of CS San Marcos whose final time of 17:47.70 was good for a second place finish.

As a team, San Diego finished 12th out of 14 teams. Cal State Fullerton received team championship honors with a total score of 96. San Jose State and Concordia came in second and third place, respectively.

Marley's third place finished was followed by teammates Rachel Erlandson (55th; 19:37.70), Christie Osborne (20:20.60), Kristen Jackson (78th; 20:50.60), Christina Martens (81st; 20:53.30), Erin Cartaya (84th; 20:55.50), and Julie Shultz (87th; 21:11.60).

The Toreros head to UCSD to compete in the UCSD Triton Classic Saturday October 8. The women's 6K event will start at 8:30 am.

For complete UC Riverside Invitational results, visit the UC Riverside Athletics website at www.athletics.ucr.edu.

------------------------------Women's Results----------------------------- UC Riverside Cross Country Invite - 10/1/2005

Event 2 Women 5k Run CC Invitational
Name School Finals Points

1 Natalie Perkins Concordia 17:23.50 1
2 Annemarie Byrne CS San Marcos 17:47.70 2
3 Tiffanie Marley Univ/San Diego 17:48.80 3
4 Liz Camy CS Northridge 17:51.70 4
5 Tiffany Hall San Jose State 17:52.40 5
6 Brenda Martinez UC Riverside 17:55.10 6
7 Erica Sahi San Jose State 18:08.00 7
8 Rachel Valliere Cal Poly S L O 18:10.70 8
9 Maria Blazquez CS Fullerton 18:11.00 9
10 Andrea Buckner Fresno St 18:11.20 10

Team Scores
Rank Team Total 1 2 3 4 5 *6 *7 *8 *9

1 CS Fullerton 96 9 14 20 23 30 32 41 Total Time: 1:33:04.30 Average: 18:36.86
2 San Jose State 102 5 7 26 28 36 45 56 Total Time: 1:33:00.80 Average: 18:36.16
3 Concordia 110 1 19 22 33 35 46 50 Total Time: 1:33:00.40 Average: 18:36.08
4 Southern Utah 117 12 15 21 31 38 48 Total Time: 1:33:49.40 Average: 18:45.88
5 Cal Poly S L O 120 8 17 24 34 37 49 Total Time: 1:33:56.00 Average: 18:47.20