Newberry cross country runs at Furman Invitational
Saturday, October 9, 2004 | by by Scott McCain, NC Sports Information

GREENVILLE, S.C. - The Furman men's and women's cross country teams grabbed third place finishes at the 32nd Furman Invitational Saturday morning at the Furman University Golf Course.  Junior Olga Kuzmenkova placed 206th out of 233 runners for Newberry's best finish.

The Newberry women's team claimed a 26th place finish out of 27 teams.

Individually, four Newberry men's runners competed, with Jeremy Thompson finishing in 228th place out of 242 runners.

Jacob Korir of Eastern Kentucky won the men's 8K race in 25:07.52 to lead the Colonels to a first place finish ahead of Appalachian State and Furman. Furman's Tyler Johnson, with a time of 25:16.61, placed second and Western Carolina's Adam Puett finished third.

Allison Kreutzer of Clayton State paced the women's field with a time of 18:01.99. Katie Sujkowski of Appalachian State and Kelly Fillnow of Davidson rounded out the top three. Appalachian State and Davidson tied for first place with 75 points, while Furman finished third with 92 total points.

  Furman Invitational - 10/9/2004
Furman Univ. Golf Course  Men's 8K
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Pl   Name                      Finals
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228  Jeremy Thompson         35:25.86
232  Matt Titus              36:03.30
240  Josh Sanders            39:24.09
241  Dennis Quaye            40:25.94


  Furman Invitational - 10/9/2004                        
Furman Univ. Golf Course  Women's 5K
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Pl  Name                       Finals  Points         
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206 #1099 Olga Kuzmenkova    24:44.74  152            
214 #1101 Lee Reeves         25:59.72  159            
221 #1100 Megan Moretz       27:05.79  165            
223 #1103 Lauren Hartley     27:05.79  167            
233 #1095 Chanelle Clare     27:05.79  175            


    Furman Invitational - 10/9/2004
Furman Univ. Golf Course Women's 5K Team Scores
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Rank Team                      Total   1   2   3   4   5 | *6  *7
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   1 Appalachian State Univers    75   2   8   9  20  36 | 39  50
   2 Davidson College             75   3   4  12  25  31 | 43  49
   3 Furman University            92  11  15  21  22  23 | 32  35
   4 Emory University            106   5  18  24  26  33 | 48  66
   5 Univ. of North Florida      145   6  10  34  41  54 | 56  64
   6 Clemson Women               146   7  17  27  28  67 | 72  90
   7 College of Charleston       173  13  14  29  52  65 | 69  99
   8 Mars Hill College           292  37  45  58  70  82 | 95 111
   9 Clayton State               318   1  40  81  96 100 |101 113
  10 Cumberland                  321  47  59  60  75  80 | 93 117
  11 Western Carolina Universi   327  44  53  71  76  83 |108 109
  12 Winthrop University         342  16  38  77  88 123 |131 142
  13 Elon Univeristy             366  42  62  79  89  94 |102 107
  14 Brevard College             432  51  68  73 118 122 |130 157
  15 Georgia Southern            443  19  74  86 124 140 |
  16 Gardner-Webb                472  30  63  98 134 147 |
  17 The Citadel                 480  61  87  91 114 127 |144 151
  18 Lander                      499  46  57 106 137 153 |158 160
  19 Anderson College            535  55  85 116 133 146 |155 164
  20 Warren Wilson               564  92 104 119 120 129 |150 156
  21 Wofford                     565  84 105 110 128 138 |141
  22 Unc Club                    593  97 103 126 132 135 |143
  23 Southern Wesleyan Univers   639 112 115 125 139 148 |163 168
  24 King                        678  78 136 149 154 161 |
  25 Coker College               775 121 145 166 169 174 |
  26 Newberry College            818 152 159 165 167 175 |
  27 South Carolina State        848 162 170 171 172 173 |