September 2, 2011

Rookie Stulin leads women's x-country in opener at Southern Maine

PORTLAND, Maine -- In a non-scoring meet, the Brandeis women's cross country team opened the 2011 season against the University of Southern Maine. The Judges were paced by rookie Miriam Stulin (Wellesley, Mass./Dana Hall School), who covered the 4K course in 15:42. Senior Kate Warwick (Boxborough, Mass./Acton-Boxboro) was the team's second finisher, just 10 seconds behind in third place. Sophomore Amelia Lundkvist (So. Portland, Maine/Cheverus), competing near her hometown, was seventh overall in 16:55, leading a pack of four Judges that included classmate Victoria Sanford (LaGrangeville, N.Y./Arlington), senior Monique Girard (Billerica, Mass./Billerica Memorial) and rookie Kristi Pisarik (Chelmsford, Mass./Chelmsford)

1.            Molly Carl                              Jr.                        USM                        14:39

2.            Miriam Stulin                         Fr.                       BRAN                        15:42

3.            Kate Warwick                        Sr.                        BRAN                        15:52

4.            Morgan Beede                        So.                        USM                        16:01

5.            Brook Madden                        Jr.                        USM                          16:53

6.            Ariel Howes                             Jr.                        USM                        16:53

7.            Amelia Lundkvist                     So                        BRAN                      16:55

8.            Victoria Sanford                       So.                        BRAN                      16:56

9.            Monique Girard                        Sr.                        BRAN                       17:02

10.            Kristi Pisarik                           Fr.                        BRAN                      17:03

11.            Hannah Wiley                        Fr.                        USM                        17:42

12.            Emily Panciera                        Fr.                        USM                        17:44

13.            Katherine McWilliams            Jr.                         USM                        17:49

14.            Tayla Robbins                        Fr.                        USM                        18:04

15.            Anna Whitaker                        Fr.                        USM                        21:10

Sophomore Mary Shimko scored the game winning goal 2:05 into the second half and rookie Sapir Edalati added an insurance goal in the 74th minute.