The Pitt cross country teams had their best finishes at NCAA Regionals in seven years.
Caroline DeFrank was the overall winner of the women's Coaches' Race.
Panthers post best finishes since at least 2006
Panthers women ranked 11th in the region and the men 13th heading into the meet.
Junior Michael Runco posted his second straight top-12 finish with a ninth place showing at Pre-Nationals.
5K: 18:19.7- 2014 Notre Dame Invitational
6K: 22:19 - 2013 NCAA Regionals
2014: Placed 14th overall at the UB Stampede Invite in 19:12.5...Ran the 6k in 22:51 and placed 47th at the Harry Groves Invite ... Finished in 99th place at the 5K Notre Dame Invitational with a time of 18:19.7...Ran at the 6K Pre-Nationals Invitational finishing in 268th place with a time of 23:33.1 ... Missed out on a personal best 6K time at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regionals with a time of 22:22, good for 81st place ... Was 33rd at the ECAC Championships 5K in a time of 18:44.0.
2013: Placed 20th in the 5k in 19:34.5 at the Duquesne Duals...Ran the 6k in 23:28 and placed 46th at the Spike Shoe Invite... Placed 5th in the 5k in 19:40.3 at the St. Vincent Invite...Ran the 5k in 19:15.8 and placed 94th at the Notre Dame Invite...Ran the 6k in 22:58.1 and placed 124th at Pre-Nationals...Placed 112th at the ACC Championships with a time of 22:58.1 in the 6k...Ran the 6k in 22:19 and placed 116th at NCAA Regionals...Placed 32nd in the 5k with a time of 19:15.9 at ECAC Championships.
2012:Ran 19:30 to place 18th at the Duquesne Duals...Placed eighth with a time of 19:04.93 at the Cappy Anderson Meet...Ran 22:48 at the Paul Short Invitational to place 28th...Placed 24th at the Leopard Invitational with a time of 22:25.57...Ran 19:35.5 to place 37th at the ECAC/IC4A Championship.
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Women Win One Race At IC4A/ECAC Cross Country Championships
Cross Country Closes Out Season At IC4A/ECAC
Pitt Cross Country Performs Well At Regionals