Young Places 15th at Southern Maine Invitational
Oct. 16, 2004 – Junior Meg Young (Hurley, N.Y)
placed 15th out of 142 runners this past weekend at the University of Southern Maine Invitational on Saturday.
Young completed six-kilometer course at the Twin Brook Recreational Park in 24:02. Springfield College placed eight out of 12 participating teams.
Sophomore Jackie Knoblock (Plymouth, Mass.)
placed second for the Pride and 39th overall by crossing the finish in 25:10. Freshman Alyssa Brigham (Penacook, N.H.)
continued to be a major contributor in her first season by finishing in 52nd place (25:38). Junior Jessica Zaccaro (Washingtonville, N.Y.)
was eight seconds behind Brigham and finished 55th overall.
Next up for the women’s cross-country team is the NEWMAC Championship meet on October 30.
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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