Sixteen awards given out at annual banquet
Women match last season's finish at regional.
Bearcats go up against nationally ranked competition in Wisconsin
Each team improves on their finishes from last season, with the women tallying a program-best eighth-place finish.
Bearcats will be among 15 ranked teams vying for conference title
2012 cross country season: Was the Bearcats' top runner at the University of Dayton's Flyer 5k Challenge at Indian Riffle Park in Kettering, placing 14th overall in 19:07.0...again the top finisher for UC at the Queen City Invitational in Cincinnati's Mount Airy Forest, running the 5k course in 19:05.30 and placing third overall...finished 32nd overall and No. 1 for UC at Vanderbilt University's Commodore Classic at Percy Ward Park in Nashville, running the 6k course in 22:23.65...ran No. 1 for UC and finished sixth overall in the All-Ohio Collegiate Championships at the Elvin R. King Cross Country Course in Cedarville, completing the 5k course in 18:16.42, taking six seconds off her time from last year on the same course...Bearcats' top finisher at the Pre-Nationals Invitational at E.P. "Tom" Sawyer State Park in Louisville, running the 6k course in 22:05.7 - almost 10 seconds faster than her time in the 2011 BIG EASt meet on the same course - and finishing 36th overall in the unseeded race...ran 47th overall and No. 1 for UC at the BIG EAST Conference championship meet at Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx, N.Y., covering the 6k course in 22:45.52...turned in a 69th place finish with a time of 21:50 at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional. The 69th place finish for Clay is identical to her finish last year at the Great Lakes Regional as well, where she was the second UC runner to cross the finish line with a time of 22:06.1...
2011 cross country season: Had the third fastest combined times at the VMI Relays, finishing her first 1.5-mile leg in 8:54 and second in 9:17 for a combined time of 18:11; teamed with Bridget Connolly (9:55 + 10:03 = 19:58) to finish seventh as a relay team in 38:09...finished 7th overall and No. 2 for UC at the Queen City Invitational at A.J. Jolly Park in Alexandria, Ky., covering the 5k course in 18:41.6...was 23rd overall and No. 2 for UC at Vanderbilt University's Commodore Classic at Percy Ward Park in Nashville, completing the 5k course in 18:44.5...ran No. 1 for UC for the first time, finishing 10th overall at the All-Ohio Collegiate Championships at the Elvin R. King Cross Country Course in Cedarville, running the 5k course in 18:24.76...finished 114th overall and No. 2 for UC at the Pre-Nationals meet at the LaVern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course in Terre Haute, Ind., completing the 6k course in 22:43...was 59th overall and No. 2 for UC at the BIG EAST Conference championship meet at Louisville's E.P. "Tom" Sawyer State Park, running the 6k course in 22:15.3...finished 69th overall and No. 2 for UC at the NCAA Great Lakes Region meet at the Ottawa Park Golf Course in Toledo, running the 6k course in 22:06.1.
Collegiate career bests: 5k - 18:16.42 (2012 All-Ohio) 6k - 22:05.7 (2012 Pre-Nationals)