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  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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