Cross Country

Men's Cross Country Finishes Third at Bard; Women Ninth

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7898,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011

The Hudson Valley Community College men's cross country team finished third at the Bard Invitational and the women's team finished ninth on Saturday afternoon.

Eric Young (Shaker/Latham) led the men finishing second overall (26:44) and Brendan Reilly (Columbia/East Greenbush) finished 25th (29:33) in the men's 5K race. In the women's 5k race, Hilary Crannage (Polytech/Alleghany) finished in 16th place (20:35), while Amanda Slyer (Averill Park/Averill Park) finished in 36th place (22:17).

Both Cross Country teams travel to Williams College Saturday, Sept. 24 at noon.