RSC Sports Information
FLORENCE, Ky. - The women's cross country team from the University of Rio Grande headlines the athletes from the River States Conference who'll be competing in the NAIA Cross Country National Championships on Saturday at the North Farm Cross Country Course in Elsah, Ill.
The 5,000-meter race will get underway at 11:30 a.m. EST.
The RedStorm qualified as a team as the RSC champions Nov. 5 at WVU Tech. The Rio Grande team is joined by the top four individuals from other conference schools as individual qualifiers and representatives of the RSC.
Lucy Williams leads the Rio Grande team as an all-conference performer and the fourth overall finisher at the RSC meet. The RedStorm also have All-RSC runners Rachel Ball (11th) and Aubrey Dunfee (12th) leading the way.
Asbury's Katy Falkenberg won the RSC individual title in first place at the RSC meet and headlines the coonference's individual qualifiers. Other individuals from the RSC are Katie Guarnaccia (2nd) and Anna Shields (5th) from Point Park and Birttany Sloan (6th) from IU Kokomo.
Fans can watch live on the NAIA Network will a live video stream of the race. The broadcast will be free an in HD quality. Watch Live at NAIANetwork.com courtesy of Stretch Internet and meet host the American Midwest Conference.