Women match last season's finish at regional.
Bearcats go up against nationally ranked competition in Wisconsin
Bearcats will be among 15 ranked teams vying for conference title
UC's men's and women's runners post personal-best times in fast meet
Cotton is men's top finisher in 13th, Clay is again top finisher for women
2012 cross country season: After missing the season opener at the Flyer 5k Challenge with an injury, ran third for the Bearcats and 10th overall at the Queen City Invitational in Cincinnati's Mount Airy Park, covering the 5k course in 19:28.39...was 78th overall and No. 2 for UC at Vanderbilt University's Commodore Classic, running the 6k course in 23:19.40...finished 14th overall and No. 2 for UC at the All-Ohio Collegiate Championships at the Elvin R. King Cross Country Course in Cedarville, circuiting the 5k course in 18:43.85, a 20-second improvement from a year ago on the same course...ran No. 2 for UC at the Pre-Nationals Invitational at E.P. "Tom" Sawyer State Park in Louisville, finishing 94th overall and running the course in 22:50.9 in the unseeded race, bettering her previous time on the same course by 27 seconds...finished 58th overall and No. 2 for UC at the BIG EAST Conference championship meet at Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx, N.Y., circuiting the 6k course in 23:10.90...placed 114th at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional with a time of 22:25...
2011 cross country season: Had the 14th fastest combined times at the VMI Relays, finishing her first 1.5-mile leg in 9:36 and second in 9:30 for a combined time of 19:06; teamed with Alison Zukowski (8:45 + 8:49 = 17:34) to finish first as a relay team in 36:40...was 18th overall and No. 4 for UC at the Queen City Invitational at A.J. Jolly Park in Alexandria, Ky., completing the 5k course in 19:22.0...finished 37th overall and No. 3 for UC at Vanderbilt University's Commodore Classic at Percy Ward Park in Nashville, running the 5k course in 19:09.7...was 36th overall and No. 4 for UC at the All-Ohio Collegiate Championships at the Elvin R. King Cross Country Course in Cedarville, completing the 5k course in 19:03.56...was 97th overall and No. 5 for UC at the BIG EAST Conference championship meet at Louisville's E.P. "Tom" Sawyer State Park, running the 6k course in 23:18.1...finished 140th overall and No. 4 for UC at the NCAA Great Lakes Region meet at the Ottawa Park Golf Course in Toledo, running the 6k course in 23:08.5.
Collegiate career bests: 5k - 18:43.85 (2012 All-Ohio) 6k - 22:50.9 (2012 Pre-Nationals)