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1996 Women's Cross Country

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11/9/96Joanne Maki
The Cobbers placed 15th today at the 20-team NCAA Central Regional in Des Moines, Iowa. Concordia was led by Joanne Maki, who placed 77th in a time of 20:13.

11/26/96

The Cobber women finished a disappointing 12th in the 12 team MIAC Championship Meet at Como Park in St. Paul today. Individual times and places will be available later. See Concordian Coverage

10/18/96

Cobbers 5th at NDSU Invite. Joanne Maki led the Cobs in 20:35.

Next Up: MIAC Meet Oct. 26 at Como Park in St. Paul at 3:00.

10/4/96 The much improved Cobbers took 3rd at the Valley City State  Invitational today.

9/28/96

The Cobbers placed 24th at the U of M invitational in St. Paul today. Coach Sharon Espeland was pleased with the team's steady improvement, with all runners posting season bests. Barbara Breidenbach led the Cobbers with a 20:00, bettering her personal best by 1:34. She was followed by Crystal Annette in 20:20.

9/21/96

The Cobbers placed 12th out of 21 teams at the St. Olaf Invitational today. Crystal Annette led the Cobbers with a time of 21:10, finishing 66th in a field of 363 runners.

9/14/96

The Cobber race that was supposed to take place at Wahpeton, N.D. Sept. 7th was rescheduled to Sept. 14. The Cobbers passed on that and stuck with their scheduled St. John's Invitational. They placed 5th there, led by Barb Breindenbach.


1996 Women's CC Roster


Name Yr Hometown/High School
Christy Simonich     Sr Mora
Britta Brown         Jr Billings, MT/Skyview
Carrie Larsen        Jr St. Cloud/Apollo * Captain
Linsey Barnett       Jr Redmond, WA
Beth Bock            Jr Wheaton/Morris
Jessica Stoltenberg  Jr Edina
Nicki Camp           Jr Bismarck, ND, Century HS
Ann Pris             Jr Somers, MT, Flathead HS
Tara Peyerl          So Henning,
Barbara Breidenbach  So Buxton, ND, Central Valley HS
Joanne Maki          Fr Bearverton, OR, Aloha HS
Crystal Annette      Fr Moorhead
Rachel Hall          Fr Whitefish, MT
Cindy Carstens       Fr Alexandria, Jefferson HS
Michelle Rupp        Fr Side Lake
Kelly Shannon        Fr Elk River

Head Coach: Sharon Espeland 1st Year

1996 Women's CC Schedule (see 1997 Schedule)


 9/14   St. John's Invite      Sat   5th of 8
 9/21   St.Olaf Invite         Sat  12th of 21
 9/28   U of Minn. Invite      Sat  26th of 34
 10/4   Valley City            Fri   3rd of 9
 10/19  NDSU                   Sat   5th of 8 
 10/26  MIAC Meet in St. Paul  Sat   12th of 12
 11/9   NCAA Div III Central   Sat   15th of 20
        Regional, Des Moines,IA

1996 Meet Results

Cobbers 12th at MIAC Meet

1996 MIAC Championship
10/26/96
Team Scores
St. Thomas   44
St. Olaf     83
Carleton     84
St. Ben's   136
St. Mary's  138
Macalester  170
Gustavus    186
Augsburg    209
Bethel      231
St. Cate's  262
Hamline     287
Concordia   309
Concordia Women's Results
MIAC Championship
PL  Name              Time
53  Joanne Maki       20:55
58  Michelle Rupp     21:05
65  Crystal Annette   21:22
66  Jess Stoltenberg  21:23
67  Anne Pris         21:31
71  Rachel Hall       21:47
72  Cindy Carstens    21:52
126 Christy Simonich  22:02
137 Carrie Larsen     22:13
163 Linsey Barnett    22:48
171 Kelly Shannon     22:56
176 Tara Peyerl       23:15
177 Nicki Camp        23:15
209 Beth Bock         25:23
  Barb Breindenbach dnf

St. John's Invitational 9/14/96

Women's Team Results
PL Team               Pts
 1 South Dakota State  15
 2 St. Ben's           77
 3 North Dakota State  87
 3 Gustavus            87
 4 St. Cloud           118
 5 Concordia           179
 6 Hamline             180
 7 Luther              248
 8 St. Kate's

Concordia Women's Results
PL  Name              Time
32  Barb Breindenbach 21:24
34  Rachel Hall       21:28
46  Crystal Annette   21:50
47  Anne Pris         21:51
48  Joanne Maki       21:55
71  Michelle Rupp     22:39
73  Jess Stoltenberg  22:39
75  Christy Simonich  22:41
78  Cindy Carstens    22:45
82  Carrie Larsen     22:54
107 Linsey Barnett    24:08
108 Kelly Shannon     24:15
110 Tara Peyerl       24:28
118 Nicki Camp        25:12
131 Total Runners

St. Olaf Invitational in Northfield 9/21/96
Women's Team Results
Team            Pts
St. Olaf         61
UW-Lacrosse      81 
U of M JV        81
Luther          108
Macalester      166
St. Ben's       187
UW-Stout        218
Gustavus        223
St. Cloud       233
St. Thomas JV   262 
Bethel          327
Concordia       338
UW River Falls  395
UW Superior     432
Hamline         460
UW Steven's Pt. 472
Northwestern    474
Winona St.      488
St. Mary's      549
Martin Luther   591
Crown           INC
Concordia Women's Results
PL  Name              Time
66  Crystal Annette   21:10
68  Joanne Maki       21:10
83  Michelle Rupp     21:29
94  Anne Pris         21:36
96  Jess Stoltenberg  22:37

140 Cindy Carstens    22:06
155 Christy Simonich  22:20
162 Carrie Larsen     22:26
237 Linsey Barnett    23:32
248 Kelly Shannon     23:44
252 Tara Peyerl       23:47
363 Total Runners

U of Minn. Invitational St. Paul 9/28/96
Concordia Women's Results
PL  Name              Time
106  Barb Breindenbach 20:00
131  Crystal Annette   20:20
157  Jess Stoltenberg  20:39
159  Joanne Maki       20:41
163  Cindy Carstens    20:43
172  Rachell Hall      20:52
175  Michelle Rupp     20:56
220  Anne Pris         20:57
265  Christy Simonich  21:28
273  Carrie Larsen     21:34
308  Linsey Barnett    22:16
314  Kelly Shannon     22:30
317  Tara Peyerl       22:32
352  Beth Bock         23:56
376 Total Runners

Valley City State Invitational 10/4/96
Women's Team Results
PL Team            Pts
 1 Jamestown        35
 2 MSU              80
 3 Concordia        85
 4 Univ. of Mary    95
 5 Northwestern    116
 6 Dickinson       140
 7 St. Scholastica 142
 8 Valley City     INC
 9 Minot State     INC
Concordia Women's Results
PL  Name              Time
12  Crystal Annette   20:12
18  Joanne Maki       20:49
19  Rachel Hall       20:49
20  Michelle Rupp     20:49
21  Jess Stoltenberg  20:50
22  Anne Pris         20:50
25  Cindy Carstens    21:08
28  Barb Breidenbach  21:24
31  Christy Simonich  21:37
36  Carrie Larsen     21:57
42  Linsey Barnett    22:24
43  Kelly Shannon     22:35
54  Tara Peyerl       23:18
55  Beth Bock         23:29

NDSU Invitational Oct. 19, 1996
Women's Team Results
PL Team            Pts
 1 UND              46
 2 NDSU             47
 3 Saskatchuan      77
 4 Manitoba        117 
 5 Concordia       130
 6 Bemidji State   136
 7 Moorhead St.    149
 8 UM-Morris       195
 
  Concordia Women's Results
PL  Name              Time
24  Joanne Maki       20:35
25  Jess Stoltenberg  20:39
26  Michelle Rupp     20:39
27  Anne Pris         20:42
28  Barb Breidenbach  20:50
30  Cindy Carstens    21:01
34  Rachel Hall       21:09
40  Christy Simonich  21:26
41  Carrie Larsen     21:27
49  Kelly Shannon     22:08
51  Linsey Barnett    22:15
55  Tara Peyerl       22:29
57  Beth Bock         22:48
64  Nicki Camp        24:48

NCAA Central Regional, 11/9/96
Des Moines Iowa
  Concordia Women's Results
PL  Name              Time
77  Joanne Maki       20:13
78  Rachel Hall       20:13
90  Jess Stoltenberg  20:31
92  Michelle Rupp     20:35
93  Barb Breidenbach  20:38
94  Crystal Annette   20:39
112 Anne Pris         21:29
Team Scores
St. Thomas   41
St. Olaf     62
Loras        91
Luther      155
Carleton    168
St. Mary's  181
Wartburg    196
St. Ben's   203
Gustavus    221
Macalester  231
Grinnell    278
Augsburg    285
Bethel      362
Hamline     398
Concordia   430 
St. Cate's  454
Simpson     492
Coe         546
Martin Luth 593
Buena Vista 599

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