Ruthie Cargill
Ruthie Cargill
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Lancaster, Pa.
High School: Manheim Township High School

Ruthie is one of six freshman runners representing the Lady Scots cross country team this season. Prior to Covenant, Ruthie ran for Manheim Township High School where she helped her team win the District III Championship (Jr.) and Lancaster Lebanon League Team Championship (Jr., Sr.). She was also honored with the Scholar Athlete Award in her senior year.

Her mom's name is Sharon Cargill. She has an older sister, Hannah, who ran cross country, winter track, and track at Cornell College (IA). Ruthie also has an older brother, Daniel, and younger sister, Esther. When Ruthie is not running, she enjoys attending Bible study, dancing, and being a part of thoughtful conversations with others. Some of her favorite Bible passages are 1 Peter 2:9-10, Psalm 42, and Matthew 9:36-38.

Ruthie is an English major with an Education minor. After graduation, she would like to become a missionary.

Event (Distance) Time Place Team Place
Scots Opener (2-mile) 16:14 9th 1st
UTC PowerAde Invitational 15:21.40 43rd 5th
Carson-Newman 5K 24:48 40th 3rd
Maryville College Invitational 29:26.4 14th 1st
 Berry College Viking Open 27:47.62 86th  No Team Score 
GSAC Conference Meet 27:36.09 9th No Team Score
 NCCAA National Championships  22:59.27 188th  27th