2009 California Pacific Conference Cross Country All Conference Teams Announced

Simpson University Sports News


REDDING, Calif. - Holy Names University placed four players on the men's all-conference team and two runners on the women's all-conference team to headline the California Pacific Conference cross country all-conference teams, Commissioner Don Ott announced today.

The conference champion on the men's side, Holy Names University's Juan Gomez, Zachary Holt, Edrian Luna and Juan Monje made the all conference team. On the women's side, the Hawks placed Maricruz Espindola and Chenique Jackson on the team. Mills College, the women's conference champion, placed three runners on the all-conference team - Lupe Cazares, Kim Chew and Angie Sandoval.

Joining Holy Names four representatives on the men's team, William Jessup had three representatives - Juan Aguirre, Chadd Baltzley and Ben Burchette. Bethany University had two runners - William Copsey and Antony Earley and Simpson University placed Henry Kosky on the team. On the women's team, Pacific Union College placed three runners on the team - Shuree Arthur, Sophie Grise, and Kelley Hawkins. Simpson University (Lynette Garringer) and William Jessup University (Kimberly Spencer) were represented on the team with one runner each.

Holy Names University finished 32nd in the NAIA National Championships in Portland; Mills College finished 30th as the conference's women's representative. 

Men's Team

Juan Aguirre William Jessup 5-10 SR King City, CA
Chadd Baltzley William Jessup 6-1 SO Loomis, CA
Ben Burchett William Jessup   FR Tracy, CA
William Copsey Bethany 6-2 FR Las Vegas, NV
Antony Earley Bethany 5-8 FR Albany, OR
Juan Gomez Holy Names   SR Dublin, CA
Zachary Holt Holy Names   FR Bakersfield
Edrian Luna Holy Names   SO Fremont, CA
Juan Monje Holy Names   JR Dinuba, CA
Henry Kosky SU Cross Country 5-8 SR Nairobi, Kenya

Women's Team

Shuree Arthur Pacific Union      
Sophie Grise Pacific Union      
Kelley Hawkins Pacific Union      
Lupe Cazares Mills   SR Ventura, CA
Kim Chew Mills   JR San Jose, CA
Angie Sandoval Mills   SR San Jose, CA
Maricruz Espindola Holy Names   FR Dinuba, CA
Chenique Jackson Holy Names   SR Sacramento, CA
Kimberly Spencer William Jessup 5-7 SO Diamond, Missouri
Lynette Garringer SU Cross Country 5-10 SR Susanville, CA

Contact: Derrick Pringle, Jr.
(530) 226-4731