Women's Cross Country All-Region Honors and 2016 Championship Qualifiers

Women's Cross Country All-Region Honors and 2016 Championship Qualifiers

Seventeen Southern California Intercolleigate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) student-athletes earned All-Region honors at the NCAA Division III West Regional Championships in Salem, OR. Honors are given to the the top 35 finishers.

Maya Weigel of Pomona-Pitzer continued her dominance in cross country this season earning another first-place finish. The senior covered the cool and cloudy course in a time of 21:33.8 averaging 5:46.9 per mile. The Sagehens finished in fourth overall finishing 1-12-34-45-49(51)(56) for a score of 141.

Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (CMS) was the top-team finisher of SCIAC teams taking the No. 2 spot behind Whitworth. CMS finished 4-13-15-22-32(42)(67) for 86 points, 4 points behind the leaders. Junior Bryn McKillop led the Athenas crossing the line in a time of 22:10.3 to earn fourth-place. With the finish, CMS will be the only team representing the SCIAC into the 2016 Division III Cross Country Championships.

All-Region  Place Year Program
Maya Weigel* 1 SR Pomona-Pitzer
Bryn McKillop 4 JR Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
Julissa Tobias* 7 JR Whittier
Roxanne Valle* 11 SO Occidental
Lauren Hamilton* 12 FR Pomona-Pitzer
Caroline Willian
13 SR Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
Carmen Mejia
15 SR Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
Sophie Walton
19 FR Caltech
Jessica Iribe
21 JR Whittier
Malea Martin 22 SO Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
Aria Blumm 23 SO Occidental
Melissa Cerrillos 26 SO La Verne
Maria  Ramirez 27 FR Redlands
Jessika Snincsak 30 SR Redlands
Rachel Mow 33 SR Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
Kaylee Jorgensen 34 JR Redlands
Helen Guo 35 FR Pomona-Pitzer
*Individual Championship Qualifier


Regional Final Standings Score Scoring Order
2 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps  86 4-13-15-22-32(42)(67)
4 Pomona-Pitzer 141 1-12-34-45-49(51)(56)
6 Occidental 175 11-23-38-50-53(61)(70)
8 Redlands 243 26-30-33-73-81(93)(95) 
10 Whittier 269 7-21-65-72-104(111)(112)
15 Caltech 339 19-68-79-82-91(103)(110) 
17 Cal Lutheran 510 84-90-107-109-120(121) 

The 2016 NCAA Division III Men's and Women's Cross Country Championships will be November 19 at E.P. "Tom" Sawyer State Park in Louisville, Kentucky. The women's race will begin at 11 a.m. Eastern time followed by the men's race at Noon Eastern time.

Regionals Final Results

NCAA Qualifiers