Cross Country

Cross Country Takes Fourth at Conference Championship

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Friday, October 19, 2007

The Hudson Valley Community College cross country team finished fourth out of five schools at the Mountain Valley Conference Championship held at Proctor Park in Utica.

Sophomore Sarah Popovics was Hudson Valley’s top runner, finishing eighth out of 32 runners. She covered the 5,000-meter course in 22:42. Popovics passed teammate Kalynn Wren at the finish line. Wren’s ninth-place time was 22:43.

Hudson Valley will compete at the NJCAA Region III championships next Saturday, October 27 in Delhi.

Team Scores
Delhi 39
Mohawk Valley 57
Cobleskill 63
Hudson Valley 82
Herkimer 132

Hudson Valley Finishers
8 Sarah Popovics 22:42
9 Kalynn Wren 22:43
14 Malerie Tillman 23:26
25 Jenna Pember 26:43
26 Brittany Grossman 26:55
27 Kristen Dorr 27:03
31 Melissa Fluri 29:37