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Scott Harris Lynchburg College Sports Information 1501 Lakeside Drive, Lynchburg, VA 24501 434-544-8495 harris.se@lynchburg.edu For Immediate Release - 11/21/09 - #142 Women’s Cross Country Competes at NCAA Championship NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP WEBSITE CLEVELAND, OH - Two Lynchburg College women’s cross country athletes participated in the NCAA National Championship meet hosted by Baldwin-Wallace College after qualifying at the NCAA South/Southeast Regional Meet. Junior Jennie Pernisi (Camden, NY/Altmar-Parish Williamstown) and Ashley Meyer (Springfield, MO/Glendale) finished 147 and 249th respectively. Pernisi clocked in with a time of 24:00 while Meyer posted a time of 25:19. Pernisi had a fantastic junior season as she won the ODAC Championship and was also named to the All-Region team for the third straight year. Meyer concludes her cross country career as a three-time All-Region and All-ODAC performer. Wendy Pavlus of St. Lawrence won the individual title with a time of 21:28 while Wisconsin-Eau Claire took home the team national championship. The Hornets season ends with both the team and individual ODAC Championship and also a fourth place finish at the NCAA South/ Southeast Regional race. ###

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The Hornets season ends with both the team and individual ODAC Championship and also a fourth place finish at the NCAA South/ Southeast Regi...

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