Kott, Miller Lead Pirates at C-USA Championships

UABSPORTS.COM Brooke Kott holding her First-Team All-Conference USA plaque
Brooke Kott holding her First-Team All-Conference USA plaque

Nov. 2, 2013

Men's Championship Results | Women's Championship Results


DENTON, Texas – The East Carolina women’s cross country team finished in fourth place, while the men’s team took ninth at the 2013 Conference USA Championships Saturday morning at the Eag;e Point Cross Country Course on the campus of the University of North Texas.

Redshirt senior Brooke Kott earned first team all-conference honors for the second time in her career with a seventh-place finish in the women’s 5K race, turning in a time of 17:37.67. Kott also achieved the feat during the 2011 season.

Redshirt junior Stefanie Fresenius fell one spot shy of third team honors, crossing the finish line in 22nd place with a time of 18:02.65.

Tulsa and UTSA tied for the league championship with 67 points apiece – the first-ever tie in Conference USA cross country history. North Texas took third place (105), followed by the Pirates (152) and Charlotte (155) in fourth and fifth.

In the men’s race, redshirt junior Chase Miller earned third team all-conference recognition with an 18th-place showing and a time of 26:07.40 in the 8K event.

Tulsa won the men’s race for the fourth year in a row with 26 points, followed by North Texas (63), Rice (97), UTEP (98) and Middle Tennessee (155) to round out the top five.

ECU will take two weeks off before sending runners to the NCAA Regionals in Charlottesville, Va., on Nov. 16.




Men’s Team Results (8K)
18. Chase Miller         26:07.40
33. Jakub Trzasalski         26:39.86
53. Cory Hampshire         27:09.36
56. Adam Morrow           27:15.43
73. Brather Cline           27:53.62
88. Abel Tecle           28:48.48
94. Justin Lane           29:39.15

Women’s Team Results (5K)
7. Brooke Kott            17:37.67
22. Stefanie Fresenius   18:02.65
36. Shewit Weldense     18:31.23
37. C. Hollingsworth        18:34.72
51. Michelle Bailey           18:56.58
63. Sydney Teague          19:22.03
69. Amanda Tomlin         19:26.20
80. Caitlyn Sheva              19:49.71
92. Samantha Teague     20:12.00