Iowa Women Shine Overseas!

anna holdimanThe Bupa Great Edinburgh Cross Country competition in Scotland is now complete.  The USA squads fared very well.  The US Senior men, led by Booby Mack’s individual championship won their team competition.  Mack was clocked in 24:27 over the 8k course.

Iowa was well represented in the Women’s races.  Waverly Shell Rock senior, Anna Holdiman, was #3 on the US Junior team

McKenzie Melander-Iowa©Jim Kirby

McKenzie Melander-Iowa
©Jim Kirby

running the 4k in14:52 for 15th place finish.  The US Jr women team was 3rd overall behind Great Britain and Europe.

In the Sr Women’s 6k, the US women were 3rd overall behind Europe and Great Britain.  FormerIowa All American Meghan Armstrong Peyton was 18th in 21:38 for 6k and McKenzie Melander the 2012 Big 10 5k champion for the Hawks was 29th in 22:58

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