October 12, 2003

Butler Places Third At Walt Disney World Classic

Oct. 12, 2003

Complete Results

The Butler women's cross country team, led by junior Monika Schneider and senior Becky Lyne, placed third among 32 teams at the 8th Annual Walt Disney World Classic held in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., on Saturday, Oct. 11. Richmond University captured the team title.

Schneider and Lyne both placed among the Top 10 individuals in the 5K race. Schneider wound up sixth in the 289-runner field with a time of 18:17.12, while Lyne, running her first race with the Bulldogs this fall, came in ninth in 18:23.82. Senior Mary Reeves finished 20th in the competition with a time of 18:49.90.

Butler also picked up points from sophomore Katie Stuckey, who placed 43rd in 19:17.89, and sophomore Monica Behney, who was 53rd in 19:26.76. Sophomore Lauren Brentano finished 90th in 20:26.

Butler finished with 115 points to trail Richmond and Florida in the final team standings. Florida State and Miami were among the teams finishing behind the Bulldogs.