Moffett and Rygh Pace Women's Cross Country
PEORIA, Ill. – Erin Moffett and Leah Rygh finished in the top 14 as the Blue Demons were 13th out of 26 teams at the NCAA Midwest Regional on Saturday. Moffett took 11th-place overall out of 185 student-athletes followed by Rygh in 14th overall in the 6,000-meter race.
Moffett finished the 6k course in 21:02.79 to take 11th place. She was followed by Rygh in 14th place with a time of 21:06.27. Marlene Key was the third finisher for DePaul with a time of 22:15.57 for 63rd place. Olivia Conlon, Emily Prettyman, Kelly Cunningham and Colleen Stiles-Shields finished the afternoon for the Blue Demons. Conlon ran the course in 23:47.58 followed by Prettyman in 24:21.09. Cunningham and Stiles-Shields completed the course with times of 24:42.91 and 25:45.04, respectively.
Missouri took the team title with 52 points followed by Illinois with 93 points. Illinois’ Cassie Hunt was the top individual finisher with a winning time of 20:21.29.