Row 1: Kerry Tighe, Mary Beth Bates, Karen Decina, Leanne Bolingbroke, Liza Grudzinski, Kristen Paquette, Amy Young
Row 2: Jen Glover, Jill Stetler, Kristyn Russo, Beth Cimino, Dominique Pino, Beth Johnson, Kristina Lee, Chrissy Drinkard
Row 3: Megan Bruno, Tara Quinn, Meredith Halstead, Head Coach Phil Kelly, Debby Flanigan, Erin Minor, Heather Perrine

Marist College Red Foxes Women’s Cross Country
1998 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Champions
Head Women’s Cross Country Coach: Phil Kelly
Most Outstanding Runner: Liza Grudzinski

MAAC Championship Recap
Marist won its first MAAC Women’s Cross Country Championship in 1998. The team’s top four runners combined for a finish total of 39 points. The team beat Manhattan by nine and Iona by 32 points. In fourth place there was a tie between Loyola and Rider followed by Canisius, Fairfield, St. Peter’s, Niagara, and Siena. Marist’s Lisa Grudzinski won the women’s individual title with an overall time of 18:47.51.