Marisa Clapp Selected ECAC's Top Runner
, Nov. 6, 2002 - Springfield College junior Marisa Clapp
is the ECAC Division III Performer of the Week in women's cross country.
This is the second time this season that the four-time All-American has earned the distinction.
Clapp, a junior from Charlton, Mass.
, won the New England Women's
and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Women's Cross Country Championship to
lead the Pride to fourth place with 93 points in the 10-team field. The
conference's Runner-of the Year covered the 3.1-mile course in a time of
18:02, which is a Wellesley College course record. She was 36 second better than the second-place finisher.
Clapp and her teammates will compete at the ECAC Championship this Sat., Nov. 9 at Williams College.
Head Coach Jim Pennington
Jim Pennington enters his 29th season as head coach of the Springfield College women’s cross country and track and field teams in 2013-2012. 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.
Contact Head Coach Pennington
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