DiPaolo Earns Third NEWMAC Cross Country Runner of the Week Honor
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- September 29, 2008
-- Amanda DiPaolo
has been selected as the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Women's Cross Country Runner of the Week after another solid race this weekend at the Purple Valley Classic hosted by Williams College.
DiPaolo continued her outstanding 2008 season as she finished in seventh in a time 23:18.62 at the Purple Valley Classic.
In the 6k race, DiPaolo finished seventh out of 179 runners as she averaged a 6:16 mile. In the race, the Pride as a team finished sixth out of the 18 teams competing.
Head Coach Jim Pennington
Jim Pennington enters his 28th season as head coach of the Springfield College women’s cross country and track and field teams in 2011-2012. Under Pennington’s direction, the Pride has recorded seven top 20 finishes at the NCAA Indoor and Outdoor Track & Field Championships, and seven top 15 finishes at the NCAA Cross Country Championships.
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