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 women ranked 11th in the region and the men 13th heading into the meet.
Pitt men place 13th while the women finish 14th at their second ACC Championship event.
Panthers look to improve on 2013 finishes.
8K: 25:31.1 - 2014 ACC Championships
2014: Placed 14th at the UB Stampede Invite in 26:37.8...Ran the 5.2 mile run with a time of 27:17 and placed 41st at the Harry Groves Invite ... Finished 12th at the 5 mile Notre Dame Invitational with a time of 24:32.6 ... Placed 150th at the 8K Pre-Nationals Invitational with a time of 27:22.9 ... Topped his previous 8K best time by nearly a minute and finished the ACC Championships in 95th with a time of 25:31.1 ... Finished in130th at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regionals 10K in a time of 33:49.0 ... Was the first Panthers finisher at the IC4A Championships 8K with a time of 26:29.0 for 52nd place,
2013:Ran the 8k at the Duquesne Duals and placed 17th with a time of 27:29.3...Placed 21st in the 5.2 mile in 27:38 at the Spiked Shoe Invite...Ran the 5 mile run in 27:03 and placed 82nd at the Notre Dame Invite...Placed 87th at Pre-Nationals in the 8k with a time of 26:29.7...Ran the 8k in 26:59.9 and placed 114th overall at the ACC Championships...Placed 126th in the 10k at NCAA Regionals with a time of 33:16...Ran the 5 mile run in 27:07.8 and placed 59th at IC4A Championships.
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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