The Geneseo girls' cross country team finished fourth at the Northern Illinois Big 12 Meet with three members earning All-Conference honors.

The Geneseo girls’ cross country team finished fourth at the Northern Illinois Big 12 Meet with three members earning All-Conference honors.

Geneseo’s Josie Brown, Anna Girten and Lauren Belvel each earned All-Conference after finishing in the top 16 at Kaneland High School, on Oct. 16.

Brown paced the Lady Leafs with a sixth-place finish in 19:07, and Belvel finished 13th in 19:48.

Geneseo’s Girten raced to a 16th-place finish in 20:08, and Julia Poel finished 25th in 20:46.

The Leafs’ Claire Hall crossed the finish line in 35th place in 21:18, and Anna Pierce finished in 37th place in 21:21.

Geneseo’s Megan Soria landed in 46th place in 22:03, and the Lady Leafs’ top five were separated by 2:10.9.

In the frosh/soph race, Geneseo’s Tricia Elden earned All-Conference honors with a strong sixth-place performance finishing in 21:28.

The Leafs’ Morgan Laxton raced to a 24th-place finish in 24:13, and Joci Hasson finished 27th in 25:05.

Geneseo’s Emma Heller landed 35th in 26:15.

In the open race, Geneseo senior Veronica Eilers ran down a fourth-place finish in 21:38.

The Lady Leafs’ Adia Raya was just a few spots back in sixth in 21:47, and Rebekah Beard finished 20th in 24:12.

Geneseo’s Brandi Gatter finished 31st in 25:53.

The Lady Leafs’ next race will be at the Class 2A Peoria Notre Dame Regional, at Donovan Park, in Peoria, on Oct. 21 at 10 a.m.