Eagles cross country competes at NCAA regional

Eagles cross country competes at NCAA regional
November 10, 2007

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The Benedictine cross country team closed out its 2007 season by competing at the NCAA Division III Midwest Region meet hosted by UW-Oshkosh. On the women's side, junior Hannah Miller was 174th in a time of 25:37 for the six kilometer course. Freshman teamamte Stacy Aloisio was 182nd at 25:48, followed by sophomore Nora Becker at 26:19 (190th). In the men's race, sophomore Alex Arman tackled the eight kilometer course in 28:34.93 (199th). Freshman Justin Vanderbilt was the Eagles' second finisher at 29:13.30 (216th).


Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 56 undergraduate majors, 16 graduate and four doctorate programs. The Chronicle of Higher Education recently ranked Benedictine University as the seventh fastest-growing campus among private nonprofit master’s universities, and Forbes magazine named Benedictine among the top 20 percent of America’s colleges for 2011. Benedictine University’s Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program is listed by Crain’s Chicago Business as the fourth largest in the Chicago area in 2011.