Marisa Ruskin (Bridgewater-Raritan HS, New Jersey) has completed her Early Decision Application and committed to join the Spiders next fall.
The Bridgewater-Raritan High School senior capped an exceptional fall cross country season with an 18th place finish in the most prestigious high school meet in the nation-the Footlocker National Finals in San Diego, CA. She currently (as of January 4, 2013) has personal best marks of:
1,600 Meter Run
3200 Meter Run
Three Mile Run
5,000 Meter Run
Marisa Ruskin's Track & Field and Cross Country Profiles HERE
"Ruskin rallies to girls race win in Somerset championships"
Maddie Wittich (West Springfield HS, Virginia) has also completed her Early Decision Application and committed to join the Spiders next fall.
She capped a stellar senior XC season with a 12th place finish to earn 2012 VHSL All-State honors, a personal best of 17:45.0 at the VHSL Northern Region Championships and also placed 22nd in the 2012 Footlocker South Regional with a time of 18:01.0. Ranked as one of the top 10 distance prospects for 2013 in Virginia, Wittich is an exciting addition to the Spiders line-up for next fall.