Royals women rank in CCAA Cross Country

The Redeemer Royals women’s cross country team has been nationally ranked. For the first time ever, the women’s cross country team has broken into the top 15 colleges that are ranked across Canada. The team currently sits at 4th in the province and in 13th place in the country. There are currently 95 member institutions in the CCAA competing across all sports.

The women’s team competed in their first OCAA invitational back on September 24th at Fanshawe College and just missed the podium, finishing in 4th.

The women’s team are led by 1st year runner Julie Koopmans who finished 14th at the Fanshawe event and veteran runner Annie Stollery who cracked the top 20 as well (19th).

Both men’s and women’s teams are off to Peterborough on Saturday to take part in the Fleming College Invitational. The women’s 5K race begins at 10:00am with the men’s 8K following at 11:00am.