TILBURG, Netherlands – After her strong cross country season for Harvard, Lisa Tertsch will travel to Tilburg, Netherlands for the SPAR U-23 European Cross Country Championships, Sunday, December 9th at 11:35 local time.
Tertsch will compete against 79 of the best cross-country runners in Europe on a 6.3-kilometer course. She is one of the youngest in a very strong, international field.
The Darmstadt, Germany native had an exceptional season, earning All-Ivy first team honors for her third-place finish (20:50.0) at the Ivy League Heptagonal Championships and all-region honors for her third-place finish (21:40.4) at the NCAA DI Northeast Regional.
With her regional finish, she qualified for the NCAA Championship meet, placing 100th with a time of 21:05.0.