Maroon cross country competes at North Central Open

Ansel Richards and Anastasia Bernat
Ansel Richards and Anastasia Bernat

Men's Results

Women's Results

WARRENVILLE, Ill. – In the final tune-up before NCAA Regionals, the University of Chicago cross country teams sent six runners to compete at the North Central College Open on Thursday.

The three-mile course featured 42 men's runners and 84 women's runners. UChicago did record a team score.

The top finishers for the Maroons both took ninth place in their respective races. Freshman Ansel Richards led the men with a time of 15:51.65 and freshman Anastasia Bernat paced the women in 18:40.54.

UChicago women's top finishers
Anastasia Bernat (Fr.) – 9th place, 18:40.54
Jenny Blazic (So.) – 31st place, 19:32.80

UChicago men's top finishers
Ansel Richards (Fr.) – 9th place, 15:51.65
Thomas Lynch (Sr.) – 20th place, 16:12.67
Jackson Mariotti (Fr.) – 21st place, 16:15.32
Eric Guzman – 32nd place, 16:42.67


  • Saturday, November 14 – UChicago at NCAA Midwest Regional (Rock Island, Ill.), 11 AM