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Cross Country

09/22/2007
Cross Country Finishes Sixth at Bard

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Saturday, September 22, 2007

The Hudson Valley Community College cross country team put together its best outing in several years, finishing sixth out of 14 teams at the Bard Invitational Saturday. Hudson Valley was one of only four two-year colleges at the event.

Sophomore Kalynn Wren (Salem/Salem High School) earned medalist honors for Hudson Valley, finishing 19th out of 104 runners. She covered the 5,000 meter course in 23:14.

Sophomore Sarah Popovics (Gorham, ME/Gorham High School) crossed the finish line in 24:02, earning herself 33rd place. Freshman Malerie Tillman (Nassau/Columbia High School) finished 37th in a time of 24:20 and sophomore Brittany Grossman (Greenport/Hudson High School) was 65th with a time of 26:42.

Hudson Valley will be off next weekend and will compete in The College of Saint Rose Invitational on Friday, October 5.

Teams
1. Suffolk CC 68
2. Saint Joseph's 74
3. Cobleskill 90
4. Bard 113
5. Canton 190
6. Hudson Valley 202
7. Lehman 212
8. Baruch 216
9. Bridgeport 220
10. Mount Saint Vincent 228
11. Purchase 232
12. John Jay 269
13. Herkimer 300
14. Mount Saint Mary 320

Hudson Valley individuals
19. Kalynn Wren 23:14
33. Sarah Popovics 24:02
37. Malerie Tillman 24:20
65. Brittany Grossman 26:42
73. Jenna Pember 27:38
76. Kristen Dorr 27:54
79. Melissa Fluri 31:45