Huskies Finish 8th at CCSU Mini-Meet

Katherine Vodopia leads the Huskies at Friday's CCSU Mini-Meet.

Oct. 19, 2012

NEW BRITAIN, Conn.- The UConn women’s cross country team sent a young squad to Friday’s CCSU Mini-Meet at Stanley Quarter Park in New Britain, Conn. The Huskies took eighth place out of 13 teams at the 3K race on a rainy afternoon in Connecticut with 169 points.

Freshman Katherine Vodopia was the first Husky to cross the finish line in a time of 10:45 for the 19th overall seat. Only steps behind Vodopia was teammate and freshman Laura Williamson coming in 21st in 10:49.

Next to finish the race was sophomore Terra Briody with a mark of 11:04 taking 31st, while freshman Emily Howard grabbed 42nd in 11:18.

The final Husky to compete in Friday’s meet was Emily Lewson who was 56th in a time of 11:37.  

Connecticut’s next meet is the BIG EAST Championships at Van Cortland Park in the Bronx, N.Y. on Friday, October 26.

8. 169 Uconn ( 11:07 55:33 0:52)


1 19 Kat Vodopia 10:45

2 21 Laura Williamson 10:49

3 31 Terra Briody 11:04

4 42 Emily Howard 11:18

5 56 Emily Lewson 11:37