Women's Cross Country - Ashlyn Mauer, Senior, Sheboygan Falls, Wis.

Mauer finished first out of 266 runners and helped lead the UW-Eau Claire women’s cross country team to a second place overall finish out of 17 teams, behind Division I University of Minnesota, at the 2012 Blugold Invitational on Friday at Whitetail Golf Course in Colfax. Mauer finished the 6,000-meter course in a time of 21:43, a lifetime personal record. She finished more than five seconds ahead of the second place finisher, who was from the University of Minnesota, and more than 10 seconds ahead of the other competitors from Division III.