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Cross Country

11/10/2007
Cross Country Finishes Eighth at National Race

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Saturday, November 10, 2007

The Hudson Valley Community College cross country team finished eighth out of 11 competing teams at the NJCAA Division III championships at Sunken Meadows State Park in Kings Park. The host school, Suffolk Community College, won the event.

Freshman Malerie Tillman (Nassau/Columbia High School) was the Lady Vikings top finisher. She covered the 5,000-meter course in 22:49.

Tillman’s teammates, Kalynn Wren (Salem/Salem High School) and Sarah Popovics (Gorham, ME/Gorham High School) finished right behind her. Wren was 26 th in 22:57. Popovics finished 27 th in 23:05.

Team Scores

1. Suffolk

52

2. Gloucester

85

3. Delhi

100

4. Cobleskill

101

5. Mohawk Valley

133

6. Erie

144

7. Finger Lakes

157

8. Hudson Valley

158

9. Herkimer

239

10. Fashion Institute

247

11. Anne Arundel

248



Hudson Valley runners

25. Malerie Tillman

22:49

26. Kalynn Wren

22:57

27. Sarah Popovics

23:05

58. Kristen Dorr

25:46

62. Jenna Pember

26:19

69. Brittany Grossman

27:17

82. Melissa Fluri

29:48