Ann Arbor’s Emily Brunemann continued her rise up the FINA/HOSA 10K Marathon Swimming World Cup rankings with 5th in Lac Megantic, Canada on Aug. 13.
Brunemann now sits 4th in the overall standings with two races left on the 9-race World Cup calendar – Oct. 9 in Chun’an, China and Oct. 15 in Hong Kong.
Brunemann’s 2:13:29 at Lac Megantic in southern Quebec near Maine, was 2:32 off the pace set by winner Arianna Bridi of Italy.
Brunemann has moved from 20th to 4th in the season standings with Top 5 finishes in the last two World Cup races. She was 2nd on July 28 in the race in Lac St-Jean, Canada.