Berry Wins NCAA South Region Cross Country Meet

Wednesday, July 12, 2000

Auburn, Ala. - East Tennessee State senior Catherine Berry won the NCAA South Region Qualifying Meet on the Indian Pines Golf Course in Auburn, Ala. The Bucs finished eighth in the 23-team field.

With the victory, Berry qualifies for the 1999 NCAA Cross Country Championship that will be run on Nov. 22 in Bloomington, Ind.

Berry, who finished second in the Southern Conference Championships on Oct. 31, finished the 5,000M race in 16:51, 13 seconds ahead of South Florida's Adrea Dempsey who finished second. South Florida captured the team title.

Joining Berry for the ETSU women's team was Val Urchison (17:35/20th); Tanya Brown (18:11/46th); Kim Hemstreet (18:12/47th); Emily Campbell (19:00/83rd) and Trudy Gardner (19:36/113rd).

The ETSU men's squad finished 10th in a 10,000M race. The Bucs were led by Zach Whitmarsh who finished 35th with a time of 31:24. Also competing for the Bucs was Aaron Baird (31:27/39th); Gregg Sprowl (31:54/52nd); Mitchell Jones (32:23/71st) and Patrick Sizemore (32:46/92nd). Southern Mississippi won the men's race.

Follow ETSU Athletics on Twitter Twitter and become a fan on Facebook Facebook.
WTEN ETSU Results
Sep 21 USC Upstate Fall Classic
WGOLF Lady Paladin Invitational Greenville, S.C.
Sep 21 11th of 18
MTEN ETSU Results
Sep 21 UVa Ranked Plus One Invitational
SB Virginia Tech Johnson City, Tenn.
Sep 21, 12:00 p.m. ETSU
SB Virginia Tech Johnson City, Tenn.
Sep 21, 2:00 p.m. ETSU
WSOC Tennessee 3 F
Sep 21, 2:00 p.m. ETSU 0
MGOLF Inverness Intercollegiate Invitational Toledo, Ohio
Sep 22 Results
MGOLF Inverness Intercollegiate Invitational Toledo, Ohio
Sep 23 1st of 12
MSOC ETSU 2 F
Sep 23 Winthrop 4
VB Furman University 3 Johnson City, Tenn.
Sep 23 ETSU 0
MCC Spartan Invitational Kernersville, N.C.
Sep 26 1 of 6
WCC Spartan Invitational Kernersville, N.C.
Sep 26 1 of 6
WSOC Furman 3 F
Sep 26 ETSU 0
FB ETSU Johnson City, Tenn.
Sep 27 Game Time 101 Event (First official scrimmage)
VB ETSU 3 Chattanooga, Tenn.
Sep 27 University of Tennessee at Chattanooga 1
MGOLF Jack Nicklaus Invitational Columbus, Ohio
Sep 28 Results
WSOC Wofford 0 F
Sep 28 ETSU 3
MGOLF Jack Nicklaus Invitational Columbus, Ohio
Sep 29 5th of 12