PhilaU’s Simonetti Finishes 54th at NCAA Nationals

Sarah Simonetti
Sarah Simonetti

Evansville, IN- Philadelphia University sophomore runner Sarah Simonetti (Perkasie, PA/ Pennridge) wrapped up second year in 54th place at the NCAA DII Cross Country National Championships on Saturday, running a 22:18 6K.

Simonetti finished 13th among sophomores in the 6K event and 54th total of 184 runners.

Adams State took the team title, followed by Grand Valley State and Missouri Southern. 

Her time of 22:18 in the 6K was a career-best, shattering her NCAA Regional time of 22:52 from two weeks prior.  The race officially ends the 2009 cross country season, stay posted to for all the latest updates and information.