COLFAX, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire women's cross country team won the 2011 WIAC Championship, hosted by UW-Stout, to secure its fifth consecutive conference title and seventh overall at Whitetail Golf Course today.
Eau Claire had five runners finish in the top 12 and had 10 finish 23rd place or better.
Alana Jenkins (So.-Eau Claire, Wis./Memorial), who finished the race in 22nd place, was named to the WIAC All-Sportsmanship Team, which honors a student-athlete from each school who displayed exemplary sportsmanship throughout the season.
Next up, some members of the team will travel to Decorah, Iowa for the Luther College JV Cup next Friday. The following weekend, NCAA post-season events begin.