Cross Country Wins UIC Opener
Duck completed the women’s two-mile course with a time of and crossed the line 16 seconds ahead of the second place finisher. In her first collegiate cross country race, Mary Cate Quiett took third place with a time of . Terah Cheatham finished fifth with a time of and Stephanie Hughes placed 10th with a time of . Reda Josifi rounded out DePaul’s top-five finishers at 21st with a time of .
Schaefer conquered the men’s 4.1-mile course with a time of , finishing 24 seconds in front of the second place runner. Luke Rygh and Eoin Dunne finished third and fourth, respectively, with times of and . Richard Byrne placed eighth with a time of , while Jeremy Applebaum closed out the Blue Demons’ top-five with an 11th place finish and a time of .
In head-to-head scoring, DePaul’s women defeated UIC, 18-43; Loyola-Chicago, 22-33; UW-Green Bay, 15-46; Chicago State, 15-50; Northwestern, 25-30; St. Xavier, 20-35; and UW-Milwaukee, 15-45. The men’s team topped UIC, 18-42; Loyola-Chicago, 16-47;
The Blue Demons return to action on Saturday, September 8 at the Fordham Invitational in the