Nov. 15, 2011
ATHENS, Ohio -
Sophomore Juli Accurso
will represent the Ohio University women's cross country team on Monday, Nov. 21 at the 2011 NCAA National Championship in Terre Haute, Ind. The race is set to begin at 12:58 p.m ET and will held on the Lavern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course.
Accurso (Casstown, Ohio) earned a trip to the national meet after she raced to a sixth-place finish last week at the 2011 NCAA Great Lakes Region Championships.
Her sixth-place finish marked the fourth time this season in which she had placed in the top 10. Accurso finished the 6-kilometer course in a time of 20:40.8. She was also the top finisher among all Mid-American Conference schools.
All tickets for the 2011 Division I Cross Country Championships are $5 per person and will be collected upon entrance to the course.