Women's Cross Country Gears Up for Heptagonals

PHILADELPHIA--The Penn women's cross country team has 14 harriers on the roster for the Heptagonal Championships atVan Cortlandt Park, Fridayin Bronx, N.Y. The race is set to start at 10:45 a.m.

The Quakers return their top four finishers from last season--Stacy Kim, Leah Brogan, Claire Kim and Kinjal Parikh. All four have been leading the 2007 squad with junior Charlottle Lawson as the fifth scorer in three of the four races this season.

Kimberly Shooshan and Carol Xu have also been close to scoring range.

Last season, Stacy Kim led the Quakers with an All-Ivy performance in sixth place overall. Penn finished in fifth place as a team with 129 points.

Following Heps, Penn will head to the NCAA Qualifier in Bethlehem, Pa., Nov. 10.