The University of Tennessee women's cross country team finished in ninth
place at the 1999 SEC Championships on Saturday, Oct. 30. Vanderbilt hosted
the 5K race at the Vaughan's Creek Course at Percy Warner Park in
Arkansas took first place, scoring a perfect 15 points in the team victory,
with senior Amy Yoder winning her third consecutive SEC Cross Country
Championship, crossing the line at 16:54.
UT's top runner was senior Mindy Watkins, who finished in 30th place with a
time of 19:08. Amy Bartosik followed in 34th place with a time of 19:51 and
Angie Pothier took 35th place with a 19:17 clip. Meghan Mantlo finished in
43rd place (19:32) and Christy Baird crossed with a time of 19:44 in 49th
Rebecca Collins finished in 73rd place (21:11) and Amy Ayub turned in a
clocking of 21:23 for 75th place.
"I was proud of our athletes performances', but nagging injuries throughout
the season probably caused us to finish a little lower than we had
Next up, the Lady Vols will prepare for the NCAA South Regional to be held
in Auburn Ala. on Saturday, Nov. 13.
Lady Vols take ninth in x-country
Published: Mon Nov 01, 1999 | Modified: Sat Aug 06, 2005 02:01 p.m.