Samantha Saeger qualifies for Long Final at WOC 2012!

More good news to report from the World Orienteering Championships in Switzerland. With a 13th place finish in the A heat,  Team USA's Samantha Saeger has qualified for the Women's Long Final on Thursday, July 19. Sam is the lone American to make the Long Final. Other team USA performances included:

  •     Alex Jospe (22nd/ heat B - Women's)
  •     Ali Crocker (17th/ heat C - Women's)
  •     Eric Bone (27th/ heat A - Men's)
  •     Eddie Bergeron (33rd/ heat B - Men's)
  •     Giacomo Barbone (30th/ heat C - Men's)

For more Team USA news check out team leader Cristina Luis's regular reports on the Team blog at usa-orienteering.blogspot.com.  She usually reports and posts in the early evening Swiss time (6 hours ahead of the east coast.)  Great stories, interviews, etc.  Way to go Sam!

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