Clapp Runs To 11th Place at New Englands
, Oct. 11, 2002- Springfield College junior Marisa Clapp (Charlton, Mass.)
placed 11th in a field of 282 Division I, II and III runners at the 2002 New England Cross Country Championship at Franklin Park.
Clapp posted a time of 17:48. to lead the Pride to a 22nd place finish out of 42 teams. Boston College, which is ranked fifth nationally among Division I team, won the team title.
SC freshman Meghan Young (Hurley, N.Y.)
turned in a very solid performance in her first time at the event, placing 122nd overall (19:34). Close behind Young were teammates Jennifer Saucier (Derry, N.H.)
and Kelley Henry (Whitinsville, Mass.)
, who finished in a tie for 127th place (19:36).
Springfield College: 22nd/580
Meghan Young- 19:34/122nd
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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