Team USA heads to Great Edinburgh International Cross Country - USA Track and Field
Team USA heads to Great Edinburgh International Cross Country
Following their individual wins in December at the USA Track & Field National Club Cross Country Championships, Jacob Riley and Mattie Bridgmon headline the members of Team USA while Dennis Barker and Dena Evans will lead the teams as coaches for the 2013 Great Edinburgh International Cross Country. Competition is scheduled for Saturday in Scotland.
Team USA will send four squads to Scotland for senior and junior races for both men and women.
With the majority of the selections for the senior teams being chosen at the National Club Cross Country Championships, Riley joins Craig Forys, Elliot Krause, Matthew Forys, Jonathan Peterson and Sean Quigley in Scotland, who all placed in the top six at the national club championships.
On the women’s squad, Bridgmon is joined by Brianne Nelson, Meghan Peyton, Ladia Albertson-Junkans, Addie Bracy and Sarah Boyle, who all grabbed top ten finishes at the national club championships.
A complete list of each of the team rosters can be found below. For more information and updates on the 2013 Great Edinburgh International Cross Country see www.usatf.org.
Team USA Junior Men - Jacob Leingang, Tony Smoragiewicz, Craig Nowak, Ryan Roush, Estevan De La Rosa, Jacob Thomson
Team USA Junior Women - Emily Stites, Taylor Manett, Caroline Kellner, Molly Seidel, Sophie Chase, Anna Holdiman
Team USA Senior Men - Jacob Riley, Craig Forys, Elliot Krause, Matthew Forys, Jonathan Peterson, Sean Quigley, Phillip Reid, Joseph Moore, Bobby Mack
Team USA Senior Women - Mattie Bridgmon, Brianne Nelson, Meghan Peyton, Ladia Albertson-Junkas, Addie Bracy, Sarah Boyle, McKenzie Melander, Stephanie Price, Jamie Cheever