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Women's Cross Country

Carl Sandburg College has had individuals run cross country on and off since 1971. In 2005, the program was rejuvenated and qualified for the NJCAA national meet for the first time in program history. In 2006, Brophy qualified for the national meet in El Paso, Texas. In 2007, Jessica Hanson and Kari Findley qualified for the national meet that was held at Rend Lake College. The team has also qualified for the national meet in 2008, 2009 and 2011. Home meets are held at Lake Storey Park, which borders the north side of the Main Campus in Galesburg.

Region IV runner-up
2005, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2018
NJCAA Division I Championship Meet
2005 (24th), 2008 (28th), 2009 (35th), 2011 (30th), 2018 (30th)

Women's Cross Country Roster
High School
Carlie Barman Fr. Woodhull, Ill. AlWood
Anastasia Beetler So. Galesburg, Ill. Galesburg
Nancy Jebet Fr. Eldoret, Kenya Tulwo
Caren Jepchumba Fr. Eldoret, Kenya
Annadoria Ledbetter Fr. Oneida, Ill. ROWVA
Jade Mathis Fr. New Windsor, Ill. Sherrard
Annie Sholl Fr. Carthage, Ill. Illini West
Karen Tanui Fr. Kenya


Head coach: Rodney Blue
Assistant coach: Spencer Cochrane


Women's Cross Country Schedule
Saturday, Aug. 24 Sauk Valley (dual) Sauk Valley CC Dixon
Friday, Aug. 30 WIU Early Bird Spring Lake Park Macomb
Friday, Sept. 13 Bradley Intercollegiate Detweiller Park Peoria
Friday, Sept. 20 Augustana Brissman-Lundeen Invite Saukie Golf Course Rock Island
Friday, Sept. 27 Olivet Nazarene Intercollegiate Aspen Ridge Golf Course Bourbonnais
Saturday, Oct. 12 St. Ambrose Fighting Bee Invitational Crow Creek Park Bettendorf, Iowa
Saturday, Oct. 19 Sauk Valley Invite Sauk Valley CC Dixon
Saturday, Oct. 26 Region IV Championships Carl Sandburg College Galesburg
Saturday, Nov. 9 NJCAA Division I Championship Albuquerque, N.M.