USI Athletics
USI HOME
Search
Contact
Image of a MCC runner

Schedule/
Results

Meet the Team
Directions to XCC Course
History
T&F Stats
Quick Facts
XC Outlook
Recent Releases
Camp Info.
Prospective Student Athletes
Coaches & Staff
Varsity Club
Men's CC Home
Athletics Home

 
Men's Cross Country/Track and Field

April 23, 2005

USI women seventh at Vanderbilt men 14th
Cooksey, Perry dominate field

Results

NASHVILLE, Tenn.óJunior Heather Cooksey (Brownsburg, Indiana) and sophomore Candace Perry (Anderson, Indiana) recorded a pair of first-place finishes to lead the University of Southern Indiana womenís track and field team to a seventh place performance at the Vanderbilt Invitational Friday and Saturday. The women recorded 34 points, while the menís squad record 13 points and finished 14th.

Cooksey recorded her third NCAA II automatic qualifying time of the spring, finishing first in her specialty event, the 3,000 meters, with the nationís top time of nine minutes, 32.94 seconds. She has qualified automatically in the 1,500 meters, where she ranked second in the country as of last week, and the 5,000 meters, where she ranked third in the nation as of last week.

Perry also recorded the nationís top mark in the long jump, leaping 20 feet, 0.25 inches to finish first on Friday. It marked the first time during the outdoor season that the three-time All-American has cracked the 20-foot barrier.

The menís squad was led by freshmen Scott Forbey (Washington, Indiana) and Rob Roads (Terre Haute, Indiana). Forbey finished in a tie for fourth in the pole vault, while Roads was fifth in the 3,000-meter steeplechase.

USI will return to action May 6-7 when it competes at the GLVC Championships in Romeoville, Illinois.

Dan McDonnell,
USI Sports Information


8600 University Boulevard - Evansville, Indiana 47712-3596 812/464-8600

Academics | Prospective Student | Current Student | Athletics
Visitors | Events and News | Administration

Copyright © 2014 University of Southern Indiana All rights reserved.

Head Coach

 

Assistant Coaches

 

Other Links

2009 Grass Roots Series
-Information
-2009 Results
-2008 Results
-2007 Results
-2006 Results
-2005 Results

2008 Night Flight
-Information/
Entry Form

-Results
-History

2008 Snow Flake Derby
-2008 Entry Form
-2008 Results
-History

4k & 5k XC Course

GLVC
Map to GLVC
NCAA Division II
NCAA Championships
D-II Rankings
Flash Results