Team Captains Elected for Cross Country
Gabe Small was elected captain for the 2007 men's cross country team and Jenna Dorsey-Spitz was elected captain for the 2007 women's cross country team.
Small, who is respected as a leader on the men's cross country team, has been a regular member of the UCCS cross country travel squad since arriving at the school in 2004. The senior's best finish was 13th at the 2005 Colorado College Invitational.
He graduated from Fairview High School where senior year he was also elected team captain of the cross country team. He helped lead Fairview to back-to-back state championships.
Dorsey-Spitz, an academic all-RMAC selection this past year, was second among UCCS runners at the 2006 Division II National Cross Country Championships with a 25th-place finish. She was also named all-RMAC.
In track, the senior finished first in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Potts Invitational and first in the 800-meter run at the Colorado College Invitational.
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|October 20, 2007||Cross Country: Women Take Fifth, Men Sixth at RMAC Chmpionships||Behind a 19th-place finish by Jenna Dorsey-Spitz, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women finished in fifth place Saturday at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Cross Country Championships.|
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|October 6, 2007||Cross Country: Women Take Fifth, Men Ninth at Tiger Invitational||Jenna Dorsey-Spitz fought off illness to take fourth among scoring runners and lead the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women's cross country team to a fifth-place finish at the Tiger Invitational.|
|September 22, 2007||Women's XC: Dorsey-Spitz Leads UCCS at Colorado College Invite||Jenna Dorsey-Spitz took fourth place among college runners to lead the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women's cross country team to a fifth-place finish at the Colorado College Invitational Saturday at Monument Valley Park.|